Kingston University

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 1LQ, United Kingdom

MSc Nursing/Registered Nurse (Learning Disability)

This course is for students that want to make a difference to the health and well-being of people with Learning Disabilities. It has a strong practical focus and will give you the knowledge and skills you need to become a registered Learning Disability nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. The course is taught in partnership with St George's, University of London, so you'll get combined expertise, facilities and interpersonal learning. You'll gain hands-on experience in our award-winning simulation suite and develop your skills and confidence in caring for people by working with the famous Baked Bean Theatre Company. You will have access to a wide range of placements, including some internationally if you wish. You'll also have the opportunity to be a part of the wider Learning Disability Nursing UK and Eire network and can attend the Positive Choices Conference. This course is designed for a small cohort of students, where you'll benefit from individual learning and support. You will be taught by our dynamic teaching team which includes leading researchers and experts in Learning Disability nursing from practice and the Department of Health. Our students are highly sought after and receive multiple job offers before their course is complete. Graduates have gained employment in areas such as: • specialist nursing (e.g. epilepsy) • as nurse therapists • senior managers and leaders of the profession • community, clinical liaison and consultant nurses.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science/MSc (PG)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,London
  • Qualification
    Master of Science/MSc (PG)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,London