Specialist Practitioner Qualification (District Nursing) PGDip

Buckinghamshire New University

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Course info

Course OverviewDistrict nurses perform essential work, caring for housebound patients in their own homes and keeping them out of hospital for longer.Approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), this postgraduate diploma gives you the advanced grounding to specialise in this ever-changing and vitally-important area of nursing.Gain specialist skills and knowledgeDistrict nursing is rewarding and challenging work that requires different skills and knowledge to those needed in a hospital.... READ MORE

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Full time | High Wycombe Campus | 1 year | FEB-20

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WUSCA student ranking
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43rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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115th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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67th

Start date and duration

Start date
FEB-20
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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£8,750 per year
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Latest Nursing Studies reviews

Nursing Studies
A
ange
05 Jan 19

Nursing (Adult) with NMC Registration BSc (Hons)

very good,i am having a very good experience so far,as a new student all you need to do is to ask questions if your...
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Sandra Yamoah
03 Jan 19

Nursing (Adult) with NMC Registration BSc (Hons)

I having the best time of my life, l am gaining knowledge and skills for my future career. I have made excellent...

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How Nursing Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 84 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,156 reviews

5 star 31%
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3 star 15%
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CompUniGuide ranking
115th
Student rating
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Bucks New University is a friendly, vibrant place to study. It has over 125 years experience of providing employer-lead higher education, having started out in 1891, running evening classes for the local community and retraining soldiers into new employment. Today, the university still focuses heavily on employability, with courses which blend together academic teaching with professional and practical elements. There is an on-going commitment to investing in industry-standard facilities as well as tutors who have a track record in business and professional insight. Bucks is proud to be recognized for creating a supportive learning community with small class sizes, highly interactive teaching and focused employment-related studies and has earned a Silver Award in this year’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

Where you'll study

Buckinghamshire New University

Queen Alexandra Road
High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP11 2JZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: High Wycombe  0.2 miles away

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