Community Health Studies (Community Mental Health Nursing) (BSc (Hons))

Swansea University the United Kingdom

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The award
BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
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About Community Health Studies (Community Mental Health Nursing) at Swansea University

Course Overview

This part-time course has been designed to enable mental health nurses to effectively respond to the needs of service users within a community setting. It seeks to provide students with the resources to enhance their skill and knowledge within the diverse and complex field of community mental health services.

Key features

  • An undergraduate part-time honours degree programme, which can be studied by students who have achieved 120 credits at level five and above.
  • The fees for this course are funded by the Welsh Government (WG)
  • Applications are welcome from mental health practitioners who wish only to take the Fundamentals in Community Mental Health Practice module as a standalone, which again has limited places funded by the WG

Course description

This is a part-time undergraduate honours degree programme which delivers 120 credits at level 6, and comprises three core modules totalling 80 credits, and 40 optional credits which the student may select from the current CHHS catalogue, following discussion and agreement with the programme manager. The core modules will allow for shared learning and teaching opportunities with other community nursing courses. All core modules comprise of 50% theory and 50% practice: students will be supported in practice by an appropriately prepared community practice mentor/teacher.

Important Note: The fees for this course are funded by the Welsh Government (WG) and places are limited. However, in addition applications are welcome from mental health practitioners who wish only to take the Fundamentals in Community Mental Health Practice module as a standalone, which again has limited places funded by the WG.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBSc (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

Notes about fees for this course

Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2017/18 are as follows:

UK/EU International BSc (Hons) Full-time N/A N/A

Fees for full time Undergraduate UK/EU students may be increased in subsequent years of study by an inflationary amount determined by Welsh Government.

Fees for full time Undergraduate International students will increase by 3% for each subsequent year of study.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have achieved 120 credits at level five and above.

If you would like to know more about our entry requirements, please contact the Admissions Office on +44 (0)1792 518531 or chhsadmissions@swansea.ac.uk

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