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Brunel University London

UCAS Code: B701 | Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements

A level

A,B,B-B,B,C

Obtain a minimum of 112 UCAS tariff points in the Access to HE Diploma with 45 credits at Level 3. Access subjects accepted: Health Science, Health and Human Sciences, Health Professions, Health and Social Care, Health Studies, Medicine, Medical Science, Nursing, Nursing & Health Professions, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Science or Science in Health Professions

GCSE/National 4/National 5

A minimum of 5 GCSE's at grade C/4 or above including grade C/4 in English Language (or grade B/5 in English Literature), Mathematics and Science.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

29

including SL5 or HL4 in English, Maths and a Science Subject (if applicant does not have GCSE English, Maths or Science at grade C/4 or above)

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

H3,H3,H3,H3,H4

OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma

DM

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching and A level grade C in any subject or DM in any subject and A level grade C in Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Applied Science or Physics

OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate

M

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching and A level grades BB in any subject or Merit in any subject and A level grades BB to include grade B in Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Applied Science or Physics

OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma

DMM

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DM

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching and A level grade C in any subject or DM in any subject and A level grade C in Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Applied Science or Physics

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)

M

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching and A level grades BB in any subject or Merit in any subject and A level grades BB to include grade B in Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Applied Science or Physics

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM

in Health & Social Care, Applied Science (all pathways), Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Physical Activity, Sport and Outdoor Activities, Sport and Fitness, Sporting Excellence and Performance or Sports Coaching

Scottish Advanced Higher

B,B,C

T Level

M

and grade C in A level Science subject Subjects accepted: Health, Healthcare Science or Science

UCAS Tariff

112-136

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About this course

Course option

3years

Full-time | 2024

Subject

Adult nursing

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging career that you feel passionate about? Nursing is the largest healthcare profession in the country. As a qualified nurse you’ll be entering a highly respected profession with excellent employment prospects.

At Brunel, you’ll learn through an equal balance of theory and practice, gaining your professional experience in a variety of healthcare settings where you’ll work closely with other healthcare professionals, service users and their families.

On this programme, you’ll learn to care for adults with acute / long-term illnesses and you’ll prepare to play a vital role in health promotion and disease prevention. Brunel is a renowned research-intensive university with an established and excellent reputation in health sciences, so you’ll be learning from the best in the field. Through your programme in adult nursing, you’ll learn to understand the health needs of patients aged 18 and over within public health, community development and global agendas. You’ll be supported in developing the personal skills necessary for the nursing profession.

Upon graduation, you’ll be eligible to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).

As a nursing student, you'll receive at least £5,000 a year which you don't need to pay back. See the UK government website for more information. Find out more: https://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/nhs-learning-support-fund

The NHS Values are shaped by patients, public and staff have helped develop this expression of values that inspire passion in the NHS and that should underpin everything it does. Individual organisations will develop and build upon these values, tailoring them to their local needs. The NHS values provide common ground for co-operation to achieve shared aspirations, at all levels of the NHS. Find out more: https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/working-health/working-nhs/nhs-constitution

This programme will commence in September 2021. For more information, please click the 'Enquire now' button. We will then keep you up to date and let you know when you can apply. The programme will be open to Home applicants only for 2021 entry.

Modules

Modules

Typical Modules include

Human Sciences
Health & wellbeing across the life continuum
Developing skills for practice

For further information please visit www.brunel.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/nursing-adult-bsc

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£23,615
per year
International
£23,615
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Republic of Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

Extra funding

As a nursing student, you'll receive at least £5,000 a year which you don't need to pay back. See the UK government website for more information. Find out more: https://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/nhs-learning-support-fund

The Uni

Course location:

Brunel University London

Department:

Clinical Sciences

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What students say

How do students rate their degree experience?

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Adult nursing

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This is usually because there were too few respondents in the data we receive to be able to provide results about the subject at this university.


Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

99%
UK students
1%
International students
8%
Male students
92%
Female students
76%
2:1 or above
12%
First year drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
B
B

After graduation

The stats in this section relate to the general subject area/s at this university – not this specific course. We show this where there isn't enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Adult nursing

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£22,000
med
Average annual salary
97%
low
Employed or in further education

Top job areas of graduates

64%
Health professionals
24%
Nursing and midwifery professionals
8%
Managers and proprietors in health and care services

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Adult nursing

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£30k

£30k

£29k

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£35k

£35k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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