1 year
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Successful completion of this course will give you access to second-level registration on the NMC register as either a qualified general practice nurse, district nurse, or as a nurse in a home setting.

The course provides registered nurses with the opportunity to gain both a professional qualification and an academic award at degree level.

On graduation, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to become a capable and confident general practice nurse, district nurse, or home nurse.

We are known for our flexible approaches to practice-based learning, with course durations and intensities that can be adapted to your individual needs and outside commitments.

The values of the NHS constitution are embedded in our curriculum; where patients come first in everything the NHS does, and include respect and dignity, compassion and working together for patients.

Note: Please contact us directly for exact tuition fees and for information on the funding available for this course.

Entry Requirements

Registration as nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council under:

  • General Practice Nursing RN1, RNA
  • Nursing in the Home (District Nursing) RN1, RNA.


  • normally hold a health-related degree at 2:1 or above
  • have successfully completed study within the last five years
  • normally have a minimum of six months' post-registration experience, preferably in the community
  • demonstrate the potential to benefit from masters-level study.

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.