Working as an integral part of the health care team, Children's Nurses deliver specialist nursing care to children and their families from birth to young adulthood. Children's Nurses practice in a wide range of settings ranging from intensive care units and family homes to delivering care in global emergency situations.
Inter-professional learning with students from a range of health care professional courses will encourage your awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the wider multi-disciplinary team and foster team working skills.
Values and Rights based Nursing practice, Health Improvement, Contemporary Health Care Delivery, Introduction to Evidence Based Practice.
Developing professional skills for child nursing practice, The context of care for Children, Young People and their Families.
Consolidating professional skills for child nursing practice, Continuing conditions in the context of children's nursing.
Honours level dissertation, Leadership in Interprofessional teams, Advancing the Application of Values Based Nursing Practice in Health and Social Care.
2024 entry requirements
Standard entry: 4 Highers at BBBB including English plus National 5 Maths or Applications of Maths and a science subject
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBCC including English plus National 5 Maths or Applications of Maths and a science subject.
You must pass a health screen and a criminal record check and attend an information session to meet NMC requirements.
School of Health and Life Sciences
Nursing and Community Health