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Kingston University: Midwifery (Registered Midwife for Registered Nurses)
|Institution||Kingston University View institution profile|
|Department||Midwifery and Child Health|
Reasons to choose Kingston and St George’s - We are No. 1 for Nursing and Midwifery in London (Guardian University Guide League Tables 2021).
Kingston University offers this course in partnership with St George’s, University of London (SGUL). You will have access to the combined resources of both universities.
You will be offered a wide range of clinical experience within local NHS Trusts and the surrounding community.
About this course This two year course is ideal for registered adult nurses who have already studied at degree level and wish to gain the knowledge and skills to register as midwives with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). You will study the midwifery profession and practice, research, biological science, social science, public health, law and ethics. There is an emphasis on clinical skills teaching – more than half the course focuses on developing practical abilities. We aim to ensure your clinical placements reflect the modules you study, enabling you to integrate theory and practice.
Our curriculum is currently being revised in line with the new NMC standards.
Example modules – Bodies and Birth – Social and Political Context of Birth – Midwifery Profession and Practice
Career opportunities Once registered as a midwife, you may develop your skills and experience in the NHS, or the independent or voluntary sectors. Midwives work clinically, teach, undertake research or even manage a complete maternity service.
To apply for this course, apply via UCAS using code 4J33.
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
|Level||RQF Level 7|
Registration as an adult nurse (RNA) on the NMC Professional Register for Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors (Parts 1 and 10). A 2:2 or above honours degree in Adult Nursing. Selection includes an interview, occupational health clearance and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Kingston upon Thames
|England||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|EU||14600 GBP for Year 1|
|International||14600 GBP for Year 1|
A vibrant, modern and supportive University based across four campuses, Kingston offers a wide range of postgraduate taught and research degrees. It offers people from all backgrounds and countries (140 at the last count) the opportunity to make a difference – not only to their own lives, but also to the world around them.
You’ll earn a postgraduate degree with a difference via 118 years of teaching excellence. We will help you to achieve your career goals by putting your academic knowledge into practice, gaining the problem-solving skills and flexibility you need to adapt to the changing …
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