Institute of Health

Prescribing for Practice (V150)

Undergraduate Credit Part-time 17 weeks

  • Institute Code W75
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  • Start Date(s) 17 January 2022, 27 January 2021
  • Award Undergraduate Credit
  • Study Mode Part-time
  • Course Length Part-time (17 weeks)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • School Institute of Health
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Why choose this course?

We look forward to receiving your application for V150.

You will need to provide / upload the following in addition to your application form:

  • A completed Professional Entry Requirements (PER) form.  Please upload as one single document, fully completed.
  • An original enhanced employer DBS that is less than 3 years old when the course commences
  • Level 6 study (evident on your PER form and copy uploaded)
  • Confirmation of your funder if not self funding or approved online by your Trust

Please bear in mind, that there is a high demand for the course, so we have to allocate places to students who upload their application criteria first.  The sooner you are able to upload the information, the higher the chance of receiving a place.  When places are full subsequent applicants are then offered the next available cohort. 

Please note that if you work for Wolverhampton NHS Trust you should approach your non-medical prescribing lead before progressing with your application.

Professional Entry Requirement Form (PER)

PER for V150 (Word doc 882k)

 

Course Modules

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

Location Mode Fee Year
Home/EU Part-time £1017 per year# 2020-21
Home Part-time £867 per year# 2021-22

The University is committed to a transparent fee structure, with no hidden costs, to help you make an informed decision. This includes information on what is included in the fee and how fees are calculated and reviewed

# Undergraduate part-time fees for 50% rate of study

Applicants must either be a Level 1 Registered Nurse or a Registered Midwife.

Applicants must be supported by an NHS Trust or equivalent employer.

The minimum academic entry requirement is at level 6, so students need to provide evidence of ability to study at degree level (in any subject). Recognition of prior learning (RPL) will be considered on an individual basis as per the University’s RPL guidance.

Students will be required to undertake a DBS check which is arranged by the sponsoring or seconding organisation. This will be checked by university tutors during admission and recruitment process.

For an information pack for V150 please contact enquiries@wlv.ac.uk

Self-funding:

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.

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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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Email

enquiries@wlv.ac.uk

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