School of Nursing

Undergraduate Credit Neonatal and Infant physical examination (L7)

Undergraduate Credit Part-time 1 year

Undergraduate Credit
Start date(s)
15 January 2024
Course specifications
Course length
Part-time (1 year)
Campus location
Walsall Campus
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Why choose this course?

With options to study at Level 6 or 7, depending on your development needs, this module is designed to enhance the skills of midwives, neonatal nurses and health visitors in their roles. Opportunities for interprofessional learning are offered throughout your curriculum by supporting NHS Trusts, while the module’s set contents are informed by globally recognised bodies (the Department of Health, Public Health England, the World Health Organisation). Your chosen level of study will demonstrate your ability to either undertake assessment in clinical practice or to advance into a master’s qualification.

Course Modules

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

Location Mode Fee Year
Home Part-time £933 per year 2023-24
Home Part-time £933 per year 2023-24
Home Part-time £979 per year 2024-25

These fees relate to new entrants only for the academic year indicated for entry onto the course, any subsequent years study may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

Applicants must be current registrants with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). They should possess a current enhanced DBS and be up to date with their NHS trusts’ mandatory training. They should have the opportunity to examine babies as part of their normal role.


If you don’t want to take out a loan to pay your fees or if you aren’t eligible to receive a loan, you might want to take advantage of the University’s scheme to pay by instalments: see How to pay.


Your employer, embassy or organisation can pay for your Tuition fees:

If your employer, embassy or organisation agrees to pay all or part of your tuition fees; the University will refer to them as your sponsor and will invoice them for the appropriate amount.

We must receive notification of sponsorship in writing as soon as possible, and before enrolment, confirming that the sponsor will pay your tuition fees.

Financial Hardship:

Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.

Bursaries and Scholarships:

In addition the University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships packages

You can find more information on the University’s Funding, cost, fee and support pages.


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