Nursing Practice (Bsc (Hons) Nurs Prac)

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The award
Bsc (Hons) Nurs Prac

How long you will study
2 years

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How you will study
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Course starts
February, April, October

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About Nursing Practice at The Open University

If you're a registered nurse, this top-up degree offers a practical way to take your career forward, by enabling you to step up to an honours degree while continuing to earn. Its flexible, modular approach is designed to meet the needs of nurses working across a range of settings and specialities, in both the NHS and independent sectors. Study options focus on key areas for contemporary nursing - leadership; ageing and the life course; and public health.

This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:

  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Cognitive skills
  • Practical and professional skills
  • Key skills

The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course texts; e-learning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.

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