Many nurses may wish to undertake training for a different part of the nursing register at some point in their careers. This programme provides a conversion course for nurses who wish to move from one part of the nursing register to another.
Successful completion of the course will lead to a qualification in BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing.
Acceptance on to the programme depends on a number of factors. For example:
- Initial field of registration.
- A 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in Nursing
- The date of the applicant’s original registration.
- The availability of adequate resources to enable the applicant to join the programme with advanced standing e.g. vacancies within programmes, or placements.
The duration of the course is 2 years and our admissions team will need to be assured that you are able to meet all professional and academic requirements and will consider your previous qualifications and clinical experience.
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All statistics shown throughout this page are taken from Unistats, Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), BU institutional data and Ipsos MORI (National Student Survey) unless otherwise stated. There was insufficient data to publish information specifically for this course. This is either because the course size is small or respondent numbers were low. Therefore, the data displayed is for all students in Nursing.
Next start date:
September 2020, September 2021
Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus
2 years including mandatory full-time placements
Nursing & Midwifery Council
International entry requirements:
For September 2020 and September 2021 entry: If English is not your first language you will need IELTS (Academic) 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 7.0 in all other components. For more information check out our international entry requirements.