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BSc (Hons)Mental Health Nursing

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Overview

With mental health being in the forefront of the nation’s mind, now is the most powerful time to step in and make a difference.

Our degree offers pre-registration nursing in the specialist field of mental health.

The courses within our degree offer both theoretical and practical learning in a variety of settings. We have excellent links with the NHS and other care providers and will arrange your placements in both hospitals and community settings.

Programme structure

Year 1
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Human Anatomy & Physiology (Level 4) (15 credits)
Introduction to Mental Health Nursing (Level 4) (30 credits)
Psychological and Sociological Perspectives of Health (30 credits)
Preparation for Mental Health Nursing (30 credits)
Academic Skills Preparation (15 credits)

Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Understanding the Pathophysiology of Ill-Heath (Level 5) (15 credits)
Care and Support of Vulnerable Individuals and Groups (15 credits)
Psychosis and Anxiety: Developing Mental Health Nursing Practice (Level 5) (30 credits)
Affective and Organic Disorders: Developing Mental Health Nursing Practice (Level 5) (30 credits)
Evidence and Research for Professional Practice (30 credits)

Year 3
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

National and International Perspectives on Healthcare (15 credits)
Learning and Teaching in Practice (Level 6) (15 credits)
Critical Appraisal Skills for Professional Practice (30 credits)
Complex Needs: Advancing Mental Health Nursing (Level 6) (30 credits)
Consolidating Mental Health Nursing (Level 6) (30 credits)

Career opportunities

As a mental health nurse, you can work in a variety of setting including hospitals, community, prisons, forensic settings, rehabilitation, GP Practices and primary care and mental health settings across the acute and community sectors and worldwide. Nurses in both hospital and community settings have opportunities to become managers, educators and clinical specialists.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States