Everything you need to know...
- Gain a thorough understanding of global healthcare challenges.
- Become equipped with knowledge, skills and values that enhance your employment opportunities.
- Build on your existing skills and qualifications, and become an effective healthcare professional.
- Develop the skills you need to spread your knowledge, and make a contribution to nursing practice.
This one year course has been designed for students who have completed a rehabilitation, physiotherapy or occupational therapy (or equivalent) overseas — allowing them to enhance their skills, and gain an honours degree. You'll consider modern nursing and its challenges in depth, and prepare to make a worthwhile contribution to the field.
How you learn
On this course, you'll reflect on the challenges faced by modern rehabilitation, physiotherapy and occupation therapy, and develop the skills to innovate, lead and improve services. While doing so, you'll enable others to improve their own health, wellbeing and lives.
You learn from positive and enthusiastic academic staff who have varied clinical expertise and experience.
Throughout the course, you'll engage in personal and professional development, and will have the opportunity to explore career paths.
You are encouraged to link the theory and practice of nursing through active reflection, discussion on case studies and engaging with independent learning.
You learn through
- role play
- key skills practice
Course leaders and tutors
Some of the modules undertaken on this course will be with UK nursing students. This provides further opportunities to explore global health issues from different perspectives.
This course prepares you for a career in
- physiotherapy, occupational therapy and careers
- further studies
- specialist nursing
Where will I study?
You study at Collegiate Campus
Collegiate Campus can be found just off Ecclesall Road, a bustling student district.Collegiate Campus map
Collegiate Library can be found just off Ecclesall Road. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
On this course you work with
- simulated learning environments
- clinical suites
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
|Module: Clinical Reasoning And Decision Making||Credits: 20||
|Module: Public Health||Credits: 20||
|Module: Research 3: Using The Rehabilitation Evidence||Credits: 40||
|Module: Undertaking Service Improvement||Credits: 20||
|Module: Applying Occupational Therapy To Practice||Credits: 20||
|Module: Complex Case Management||Credits: 20||
Financial support for home/EU students
How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Physiotherapy courses (PDF)
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