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Full-time | Ayr Campus | 3 Years | 07-SEP-20
  • Full-time | Ayr Campus | 3 Years | 07-SEP-20
  • Full-time | Dumfries Campus | 3 Years | 07-SEP-20
  • Full-time | Lanarkshire Campus | 3 Years | 07-SEP-20
  • Full-time | Paisley Campus | 3 Years | 07-SEP-20

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    B740

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    104th

    10
  • Subject Ranking

    36th

    22 (Nursing)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    121

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    98

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.25

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    07-SEP-20

Course Summary

The BSc Adult Nursing at UWS will equip you with the skills to practice as an adult nurse within a variety of healthcare settings. This degree will prepare you with the knowledge and skills to practice within hospitals, communities and specialist areas and equip you to work in a multi-disciplinary team.The programme offers a combination of blended learning and varied teaching techniques, including state-of-the-art virtual learning and simulated clinical environments, supported by highly experienced and qualified staff. 50% of your programme is theory based and 50% practice based.Career prospectsGraduates are eligible to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Registered Nurse in Adult Nursing. Job opportunities are excellent with attractive starting salaries. Careers include specialist nurse, hospital-based, community or school nurse or health visitor. Depending on your field, you can opt to work as a Registered Nurse within a hospital or community setting in the UK, other EU countries and in Canada and Australasia.Placement/Work-based learning. Practice experience is available throughout NHS Ayrshire and Arran; Greater Glasgow and Clyde; Lanarkshire; Dumfries and Galloway; and Highland (Argyll). Experience may be gained in the private and public sectors, including acute inpatient hospitals.Study abroadDuring Year 3 you may study abroad while gaining credit towards your degree at one of our 80 educational partner organisations.Professional recognitionPlease note: professional registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council will be linked to an exit award of BSc Adult Nursing only

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

Grades / Points

BC

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

104th

About this University

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) is a dynamic, modern university that ensures its graduates are ready to meet the demands of their chosen profession. The university's four West of Scotland campuses are within easy reach of some of Scotland's most amazing scenery, as well as close to the exciting cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh; and the UWS London campus is in the heart of one of the world's most bustling cities.

Address

Ayr Campus

University Avenue

Ayr

KA8 0SX

UNITED KINGDOM