Nursing and Midwifery

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Study one of our nursing and midwifery courses and we’ll give you the practical experience and expert knowledge to make a positive difference to people’s lives, whatever stage of your healthcare career.

"What I enjoyed the most was the unity and support for each other among our cohort of students. My placements were also wonderful and the support from academic staff while on placement and at university was superb."

Moses, BSc(Hons) Nursing (Learning Disability)

Nursing and Midwifery

Find out more about our courses below. All information is correct as of 19 November 2020. 

BSc(Hons) Midwifery

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With close input from practice partners and maternity service users, this course offers an authentic, woman-centred learning experience. A strong practical focus will give you the grounding you need to practise midwifery confidently, compassionately and to the highest standard.

Taught by enthusiastic expert academics with significant experience as practising midwives, you’ll develop essential interpersonal and inter-professional skills to work in a team with women, their families and healthcare professionals from other disciplines.

BSc(Hons) Nursing (Adult)

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BSc(Hons) Adult Nursing is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, which means you can register as a nurse with them when you graduate. You’ll learn from a passionate, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, skilled and supportive team, and benefit from teaching enriched by the very latest best practice, research and extensive library services.

BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People)

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BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People) is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, which means you will register as a children’s nurse when you graduate. You’ll learn from a passionate, enthusiastic, skilled and supportive team, and benefit from teaching enriched by evidence-based practice.

BSc(Hons) Nursing (Learning Disabilities)

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BSc(Hons) Learning Disability Nursing is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, which means you can register as a learning disability nurse with them when you graduate. You’ll learn from a passionate, enthusiastic, skilled and supportive team, and benefit from teaching enriched by the very latest best practice.

BSc(Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)

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BSc(Hons) Mental Health Nursing is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, which means you can register as a mental health nurse with them when you graduate. You’ll learn from a passionate, enthusiastic, skilled and supportive team, and benefit from teaching enriched by the very latest best practice.

FD Health Professions

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This course is year zero of selected degree courses in the Allied Health Professions and Nursing and Midwifery departments at UWE Bristol. You’ll study areas of human biology, psychology, sociology and research to gain a solid grounding in science and healthcare-related topics.

You’ll also develop the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to take the next step in your education and career. Most of the teaching takes place at the City of Bristol College, with some sessions taught at our Glenside Campus.

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Degree Apprenticeships

Hear from our Head of Apprenticeships, Simon Flenley-Pond, about what to expect when studying a degree apprenticeship at UWE Bristol.

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Nursing Degree Apprenticeships

Find out more about the Nursing Degree Apprenticeships that we offer below.

Nursing Associate Degree Apprenticeship

You'll graduate with a Nursing Associate foundation degree (Level 5) .

You'll graduate with a Nursing Associate foundation degree (Level 5) .

The Nursing Associate Degree Apprenticeship provides the knowledge and skill base needed to support registered nurses in a range of care settings.

Nursing Degree Apprenticeship

You'll graduate with a BSc(Hons) Nursing (Adult), BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People), BSc(Hons) Nursing (Learning Disabilities) or...

You'll graduate with a BSc(Hons) Nursing (Adult), BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People), BSc(Hons) Nursing (Learning Disabilities) or BSc(Hons) Nursing (Mental Health).

This degree apprenticeships has being designed for healthcare professionals such as healthcare assistants, trainee nursing associates or assistant practitioners wishing to progress into professional nursing.