Glasgow Caledonian University Mental Health Nursing
Students undertake practice learning experience for 50% of the course in a broad range of placements within NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. These include NHS community and hospital placements as well as independent and voluntary sector experience.
During these practice learning experiences students are involved in mental health nursing activities, including assessment and providing care and support for a range of patients relevant to their chosen nursing pathway.
For all fields there are opportunities for international placement.
On successful completion of the programme, graduates are eligible for registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. A guide to fees at GCU.
A level: BC plus GCSE English language and Maths at C/4
ILC Higher: H3 H3 H3 including English plus Ordinary Level Maths at B1
IB Diploma: 24 points
College: SWAP West Access to Nursing from partner colleges. HNCs in a variety of subjects will be considered. Applicants must have literacy and numeracy at National 5 level.
BTEC Extended Diploma MMP plus GCSE Maths and English at C/4
Selected applicants will be invited to attend one of our Applicant Days as part of the admissions process.
For 2017 entry, the confirmed dates are as follows:
- BSc and Hons Adult – Saturday 28 January, Saturday 4 February
- Bsc and Hons Child– Saturday 11 February
- BSc and Hons Mental Health – Saturday 18 February
- BSc and Hons Learning Disability – Saturday 18 February
- Dual Hons LD and Child – Saturday 11 February and Saturday 18 February
Download the Programme Specification for a detailed breakdown of its structure, what you will learn and other useful information.
Download course content here. (PDF document)