BSc/BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing (Top-Up)* -

BSc/BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing (Top-Up)*

This ‘top up route’ is designed for students who have successfully completed a Foundation Degree in Veterinary Nursing. *Subject to validation for 2023 entry

Course Details

  • Department

    Veterinary Nursing
  • Qualification

    Level 6
  • Course Type

    Full Time
  • Length

    1 Year
  • Location(s)

    York

Course at a glance

You will undertake extended and advanced Level 6 modules to develop clinical nursing knowledge for modern practice.

UCAS Code

D311

Centre Code

A70

What you will learn

The programme may enable you to develop your knowledge in preparation for specialist certificates in teaching and learning, and business management. Please note applicants will need to have either fulfilled the regulatory framework and have already Registered as a Veterinary Nurse or be eligible to apply to join the RCVS Register of Veterinary Nurses.

Modules of Study

• Dissertation Module
• Research Methods
• Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Animal Species
• Veterinary Nursing Practitioner
• Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Nursing
• Continuing Professional Education and Development
• Entrepreneurial Leadership and Management

The modules delivered on this programme allow students to develop knowledge and skill sets in a range of veterinary nursing fields, facilitating career development around a variety of specialist paths.

A range of assessment modes are utilised across the programme, including written assignments, examinations, presentations, and microteach.

Further Information

The modules delivered on this programme allow students to develop knowledge and skill sets in a range of veterinary nursing fields, facilitating career development around a variety of specialist paths. Students will undertake a research project, gathering, analysing and reporting on data. Presentation of this research is at industry conferences is fully supported.

A range of assessment modes are utilised across the programme, including written assignments, examinations, presentations, and microteach.

Programme Specification

BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing

Key Information

Pass or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Veterinary Nursing and be registered as a Veterinary Nurse with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS).

 

 

An initial assessment process may be used to inform the College of your current status. Some students may be asked to attend an interview.

Applicants who believe they may be eligible for Accreditation of Prior Certificated and/or Experiential Learning (APCL/APEL) will be considered on an individual basis. If you have any queries in relation to entry qualifications, then please contact the University Centre team directly.

*Prospective students will be invited to an applicant day, some students may also be called for an interview.

Graduates may apply to progress onto a masters level study programme.

Or industry specialist certificates.

UK, Isle of Man and Channel Isles Students on BSc Honours Degree/ BSc Ordinary Degree/ BSc Top up/ Foundation Degree/ Extended Foundation Degree/ Higher National Diploma – £9,000

Non-Home (Overseas Students) on Honours Degree/ Ordinary Degree/ Foundation Degree/ Extended Foundation Degree – £14,000

No work experience required.

However, we would always encourage students to continue their professional development with undertaking experience in their own time.

A range of assessment modes are utilised across the programme, including written assignments, examinations, presentations, and microteach.

Students will undertake a research project, gathering, analysing and reporting on data. Presentation of this research is at industry conferences is fully supported.

No additional costs are incurred.

No additional costs are incurred.

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