Undergraduate BSc (Hons)

Adult Nursing

Develop the knowledge, expertise and attitude you need to launch your career as a registered nurse. You’ll be responsible for leading and coordinating care.

Adult Nursing

Course Overview

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  • Institution code

  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    36 Months
  • Start date

    21 Aug 2023

Immerse yourself on a physically, intellectually and emotionally challenging course. This degree will prepare you for an extremely rewarding career.

As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Have access to diverse placement opportunities, including Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust and Leeds Community Healthcare Trust, within secondary and regional care units, community teams and GP practices
  • Spend 50 per cent of your time on practice placements 
  • Develop the practical skills needed to care for adults with acute and long-term illnesses across a variety of settings
  • Focus on areas of personal interest within healthcare during the volunteering strand of the course

Occupational Health clearance and compliance with standard NHS immunisations requirements is mandatory and essential for placement attendance. Please click “find out more” in the fees and funding section further down this page for full details of any extra costs relating to your course.

Build your experience 

Some of the exciting projects you’ll be able to apply for include:

  • Working with the medical services at Leeds and Download Festivals
  • Headstart  
  • The final year Community Scheme
Working with the MINT initiative 

Leeds Beckett is proud to be working with the Men into Nursing Together initiative. MINT is a national support network of nurses, student nurses, support workers and healthcare assistants who aim to encourage more men into the profession. For more information on this project, visit the MINT Twitter page

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Why study Adult Nursing at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Access to specialist facilities
  2. Professional recognition
  3. Expert careers service
  4. Develop practical skills with practice placements

BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Course Director Janine Lee discusses what to expect from the course.

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