Overview Nurses (child field) have a profound impact on the lives of children and their families. Our cutting-edge degree enables you to shape a career at the forefront of the nursing profession, mixing expert teaching and outstanding student support with placements at some of London's premier hospitals. Why study BSc Nursing (Child) at Middlesex University? Our course is developed in partnership with NHS Trusts and 50% of study time is spent on placement in our partner hospitals, which include many of London's most prestigious pediatric units. Through learning essential nursing skills and techniques, supported by our state-of-the-art facilities, we prepare you for a hugely rewarding career, caring for young people from birth to 16 in a variety of healthcare settings. This extends beyond hospitals and into daycare centres, clinics and even children's homes. This is a highly competitive degree and we are seeking students with the right acumen. You will need to demonstrate the ability to communicate sensitively with children; and show care, compassion, courage and commitment to a nursing career. By specialising in the child field you will make a vital difference to the lives of children, families and carers. Course highlights In the 2016 National Student Survey (NSS), 97% of students reported being satisfied with their course Your studies are supported by state-of-the-art facilities including nursing skills labs, professional training equipment and a building set up to deliver high-fidelity simulations in areas such as resuscitation and dealing with the seriously ill Our tutors are nursing sector professionals and bring the latest developments in nursing practice to their teaching Our course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and provides the highest standard of education Upon successful graduation you will receive professional status as a Registered Children's Nurse As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.