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Nursing (Adult and Child) (MNurs)

Award
Master of Nursing
Duration
4 years
Course Type
Full-time
Campus
Highfield
UCAS Course code
B746

About this course

Study the MNurs Adult and Child Nursing course at Southampton University - a global leader for nursing. We'll help you develop the skills to provide compassionate, evidence-based care. Graduate from this course with the chance to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a Registered Nurse (Adult) and as a Registered Nurse (Child).

Your learning will be supported by world-class educators and researchers.

You'll study:

  • the science that underpins nursing

  • the evidence base behind the nurse's role

  • how nurses promote health and help people to maintain health and well-being

You'll develop practice skills through a range of nursing placements, and your learning will be further supported through simulated practice and clinical skills teaching.

Practice placements will normally be undertaken in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight in a mixture of hospital and community settings across 6 trusts.

You'll also learn with and from students of other health professions in both theory and practice.   

To prepare you for your future role, the programme will help you to:

  • develop skills in assessment, decision making and managing complexity across a range of healthcare environments

  • understand the nature of health needs within a global context 

  • become confident in embracing the technology and innovation that will be needed to meet people's future health needs 

  • prepare for a future nursing leadership role in clinical or academic settings

Support for students with a disability/health condition

We are fully committed to supporting students with disabilities who wish to join programmes of study which require the acquisition and practise of professional competencies.

We offer students personal, informal advice by telephone, email or face to face, and we are happy to discuss your specific needs prior to you applying. This could include how your specific needs may impact on your ability to meet the clinical competencies. This will not affect your application in any way, but may help you to select the right programme for you.

Please contact the admissions team for further details.

What's it like to study Nursing at Southampton

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Course location

This course is based at Highfield.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

Download the programme specification

The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.

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