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Nursing and Midwifery

Study one of our nursing and midwifery courses and we’ll give you the practical experience and expert knowledge to make a positive difference to people’s lives, whatever stage of your healthcare career.

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  • Icon for achievement99% of graduates in work or further study six months after graduation according to the HESA survey published in July 2017.
  • Facilities icon100% student satisfaction rate for BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children's) and BSc (Hons) Nursing (Learning Disabilities) in the latest National Student Survey, published in July 2018.
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    Hands-on experience

    Our long established partnerships with NHS Trusts, social enterprises and voluntary organisations will enable you to apply what you’ve learnt in clinical settings.

    You’ll improve your practical skills and your decision-making. You will learn to challenge your thinking to become a caring and competent healthcare professional.

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    World-class facilities

    You’ll have access to our multi-million pound state-of-the-art adult, children’s and midwifery simulation suites, replica wards, sensory rooms and consultation rooms. You'll be able to to refine your clinical skills and build your confidence before going out into practice.

“I’ve had some fantastic placements which equipped me for going into practice, as have the academic modules I studied at UWE Bristol. I had my first placement at Bristol Children’s Hospital and was delighted to be able to return there – as a newly qualified nurse. I couldn’t wait to start work.”

Joanne, BSc(Hons) Nursing (Children’s Nursing)

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