Mental Health Nursing with a Health Care Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Salford

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Course info

UCAS CODE B763
The Health Care Foundation Year (Year 1) aims to provide you with an understanding of the basic concepts of health care. The course also develops your skills and knowledge to prepare you for successful progression onto a degree course (Years 2-4).The Health Care Foundation Year, will provide a solid foundation and potential pathway into one of our degree programmes such as BSc Nursing (Mental Health). The key areas of study will be effective communication and study skills and you will be ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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91st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
83rd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
27th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Mental Health Nursing

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Mental Health Nursing graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Mental Health Nursing graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Mental Health Nursing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
46%
Sociology
25%
Biology
21%
Health & Social Care
18%
English Language
15%

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University of Salford
CUG ranking
83rd
Student rating
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Located just minutes from Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the University of Salford is a hub of contemporary learning and creativity. The university sets itself apart from other institutions with a focus on practical education and with established industry connections, giving its students a wide network of opportunities after graduation. The University of Salford is comprised of four academic faculties; the School of Arts, Media and Creative Technology; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. Many courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners, and students have many opportunities to participate in internships and work placements while studying.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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