Bournemouth University Midwifery

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Bournemouth University Midwifery

What career could be more rewarding than helping to bring a new life into the world? This captivating course will teach you everything you need to know to become a proficient and reflective midwife, who is able to base their practice on research, holistic care and a commitment to lifelong learning.There is a strong practical emphasis on this course, with 50% of your time spent on placements. Our clinical skills rooms provide you with a safe environment in which to practise your skills before you move into the workplace. You’ll also be working closely with other healthcare students too, giving you an insight into different areas of the healthcare system and promoting interprofessional learning.93% of our students say the course is intellectually stimulating, you can visit us to find out for yourself.Find out more about student life, financing your studies and accommodation options by registering for a webinar.

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Key information

Next start date:

September 2017, February 2018, September 2018, February 2019


Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus, St Mary’s Community Health Campus, Portsmouth


3 years, including mandatory placements


Nursing & Midwifery Council

Relevant subjects:

Psychology, Physics, Chemistry, Sociology or Physical Education.

Required subjects:

Biology/Human Biology

Entry requirements:

For 2017 entry: (we will use the new UCAS tariff) 128 tariff points from 3 A-levels including 32 points from a required subject, or equivalent qualifications. BTEC Extended Diploma DDM. For more information check out our 2017 entry requirements page.

For 2018 entry: 128 tariff points from 3 A-levels including 32 points from a required subject. BTEC Extended Diploma of DDM (Health & Social Care or Health Science). For more information check out our 2018 entry requirements page