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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Diploma

  • Location

    Headington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    52 weeks

Course summary

Overview

Our District Nursing PGDip is community nurses who want to prepare for (or consolidate) a leadership role.

The course prepares you for the changing face of community nursing. You will:

  • strengthen your leadership attributes
  • become a skilful specialist practitioner
  • learn how to lead and bring about change in your practice environments.

A large amount of your time will be spent in the practice environment. You will have a practice teacher who will support the development of your professional practice.

Our lecturers are experienced in their specialist practice areas. They maintain excellent practice links with those areas locally and across the region. We also have well-established links with national and international colleagues, organisations and institutions. This ensures that the curriculum reflects current practice issues.

You will gain a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) community specialist practitioner (CSP) award.

Career prospects

On successful completion of the course:

  • you will receive a Postgraduate Diploma in District Nursing
  • your details will be forwarded to the NMC to inform of your recordable qualification, and for registration to prescribe (V300).

Accreditation(s)

Nursing and Midwifery Council.

Application deadline

30 June 2021

Tuition fees

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University information

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Oxford Brookes University

  • University League Table

    48th

  • Campus address

    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It's also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so that students can explore the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 77 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    126 60%

    40th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94 94%

    59th

    43
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.76 75%

    70th

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