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Midwifery 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)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    391
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    98.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.02 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: B720

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: ABB A science A-level will be an advantage (biology, chemistry, physics, human biology, PE, mathematics). Critical Thinking and General Studies are not accepted.
SQA Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Advanced Higher: BCC A combination of Advanced Highers and Highers may be acceptable.

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Fees

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

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The Course

Summary

Midwifery is a satisfying yet challenging profession that allows you to care for pregnant women and their families before, during and after childbirth. Our programme will provide you with all the clinical knowledge and skills you need to excel as a Midwife. It is a great course if you have an interest in the physical, psychological and overall process of pregnancy and birth, and are caring and responsible by nature. When you join UEA, you will be part of a supportive community of like-minded students, working together to gain first-hand experience and providing first-class care. We will support you to become the very best midwife you can be. We are ranked 7th in the UK for Midwifery (The Guardian, 2018) and our academics are at the forefront of nationally recognised innovative new teaching methods. We also have a great reputation with our partner NHS Trusts, and are proud that our students graduate with excellent career prospects and good honours.

With the NHS Constitution at its core, our degree provides rigorous training, fantastic placement opportunities and is fully approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). You’ll learn about the responsibilities of a midwife, midwifery practice and also a number of specialist areas such as complex childbearing. Throughout your degree, you will gain the knowledge, skills and experience to provide excellent care, support and advice throughout the childbirth experience. Highlights of Midwifery at UEA: Complete a variety of placements where you will work with patients and their families; Develop practical skills under the supervision of highly-skilled and experienced professionals; Combine 50% theory with 50% practice – the best way to prepare for your career; Experience healthcare abroad with an elective placement; Join a motivated group of students - 100% of our 2014 graduates achieved a 2.1 or first class degree.

Start Dates

  • 10 September 2018 at Main Site

University of East Anglia (UEA)

University League Table Ranking: 12th

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a pioneering British university. It leads the way in fields as diverse as climate change, social work, creative writing, international development, food science and more. Located in Norwich, a beautiful city surrounded by the English countryside, UEA's campus offers...

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Postal Address

School of Health Sciences
University of East Anglia (UEA)
University of East Anglia
Norwich
NR4 7TJ
ENGLAND

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