Nursing (Adult) BSc (Hons)

University of East Anglia (UEA)

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 10th for Nursing (View subject table)

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    98.0 / 100.0
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    4.02 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: B740

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB Critical Thinking and General Studies are not accepted.
SQA Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Advanced Higher: CCC A combination of Advanced Highers and Highers may be acceptable.

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £15,300 per year

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The Course


Adult Nursing is a challenging yet highly rewarding career choice which allows you to work with adults of all ages with a range of health conditions. Our degree is ideal if you want to make a real difference to peoples’ lives. We are 7th in the UK for Nursing (The Guardian, 2018) and our nursing academics are at the forefront of innovative new teaching methods which have been recognised nationally. We encourage you to learn through first-hand practical experience while workings in collaboration with other healthcare students to ensure you graduate with the confidence and skills needed to adapt to a fast-changing and demanding environment. At UEA you’ll learn about the responsibilities of an Adult Nurse, essential nursing practice and specialist areas such as long term health conditions and complex needs. Throughout your degree, you will gain the knowledge, skills and experience needed to meet the needs of a diverse adult population. Highlights of Nursing at UEA: Experience a wide range of placements, including community settings and operating theatres; Take part in regular group work with other health and medicine students to help you develop teamwork skills; Increase your knowledge and build your confidence by trying out new techniques in our state-of-the-art skills laboratories and anatomy suite and take part in scenario based training in our fully equipped bungalow; Explore contemporary practice in small seminar groups in our purpose built Edith Cavell Building; Learn in a highly supportive culture and join a motivated group of students; Have the opportunity to experience healthcare in another country with an elective placement (3 weeks).

University of East Anglia (UEA)

University League Table Ranking: 12th

The University of East Anglia is an internationally renowned university, based on a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 16,000 students. The UEA campus is located in 320 acres of rolling parkland within the Norwich Research Park, just 2 miles from the centre...

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Postal Address

School of Health Sciences
University of East Anglia (UEA)
University of East Anglia

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