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University of Cumbria: Midwifery (Pre Registration)
|Institution||University of Cumbria View institution profile|
|Department||Nursing, Health and Professional Practice|
|Telephone||0845 606 1144|
The midwifery programme has been designed to incorporate the six domains specified in the Nursing and Midwifery Council Standards for Pre-registration Midwifery Education (2019).
Modules within the curriculum have utilised the University curriculum design framework to provide relevant and coherent learning opportunities to deliver a high-quality student experience and support your progression and success. Modules are designed to become progressively challenging at each level using learning and achievement from earlier levels as a foundation. Continuity of care and carer are linked to improved health outcomes for mother and baby, as well as greater satisfaction with care and these are key elements embedded within the programme.
Graduate destinations The midwifery programme prepares you for the variety of settings in which you may eventually work by ensuring that you develop knowledge, experience and confidence to be able to work with service users as partners and with other healthcare professionals.
The programme has been developed to meet the key themes within the Standards of Proficiency for Midwives (NMC 2019). On completion of the programme, you will be eligible to apply to join the NMC Register, allowing you to practice as a midwife. The need for qualified midwives is ever-expanding, so you can be confident that your qualification will open up many opportunities for employment.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
1st or upper 2nd class honours degree (2:1) in a relevant subject such as Nursing will be considered. Plus minimum of GCSEs with grade C or grade 4, to include English Language, Mathematics, and Biology or Combined Science. Level 2 equivalencies are accepted. Students with equivalent experience / qualifications in a field relevant to the proposed study area may be considered. As part of the selection process, we interview short-listed candidates prior to making offers. Please note that Professional Bodies such as the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) have certain requirements regarding health and character status of applicants and their ability to meet the required core professional competencies and to practise safely without direct supervision.
|Location||Fusehill Street, Carlisle|
|England||9250 GBP for Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||9250 GBP for Whole course|
|Scotland||9250 GBP for Whole course|
|Wales||9250 GBP for Whole course|
University of Cumbria
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