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University Access to Nursing

Edinburgh College

Venues

Milton Road Campus, Sighthill Campus

Content

If you have been out of formal education for more than three years and you are looking to pursue a degree in nursing but don`t yet have the necessary qualifications this is the ideal course for you. The course is a full-time course where you will be given the necessary education to progress onto the first year of a Nursing Degree.

We have a partnership with Napier University where Access students who are progressing well on the course and are supported by their college lecturer will be offered an interview for entry into Year 1 of their Nursing degree programme.

You will study the following subjects on the course:
Communications 4; Literature 1; Higher Care (Human Development and Behaviour Social Influences and values and principles); Higher Human Biology; Numeracy; IT; Dementia; Prevention of Infection.

Entry Requirements

Out of formal education for more than three years. Experience of working in a care setting is desirable. Interview and written test.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Professions and Social Services

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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