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The University of Wolverhampton

MNurs (Hons)Masters in Nursing (Hons) MNurs Adult Nursing

Why choose this course?

By successfully achieving all components of the MNurs (Hons) Adult Nursing you will be entitled to register as a Nurse. This course will enable you to develop a systematic understanding of knowledge and skills in order to meet the NMC’s requirements for initial registration as an autonomous practitioner in adult nursing.

On completion, you will have a conceptual understanding of the research process that will enable you to critically evaluate current research. This knowledge will underpin your nursing practice so that you will be able to provide safe and effective nursing care to adults and to support their families and other carers in a variety of health care settings.

This course is a combined professional and academic award that aims to develop your nursing practice in decision making ability in complex and unpredictable situations. It will provide you with the skills to deal with these complex issues both systematically and creatively.

You will be provided with the necessary professional values, communication, interpersonal and clinical skills which will enable you to lead, manage and be an effective member of the multi-disciplinary team. As part of this team you will then be able to provide high quality, compassionate care to adults, their families and carers.

"On behalf of Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust I would like to say it has been a pleasure working with the University of Wolverhampton on this innovative new award. As has been stated the increasing and ever changing requirements in patient care provision requires Acute Trusts to explore different opportunities in ensuring that we have a current and correct workforce to enable us to deliver patient care safely and to a high quality, the Integrated Adult Nursing Masters offers this."

Paula Gardner, Deputy Director of Nursing
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Career path

This course has been designed to meet the rapidly changing and challenging complex environment in which health care takes place. On completion of the course you will be practitioners, partners and leaders in healthcare assessment and delivery.

Employers are seeking nurses who can identify where services to adults and their families can be improved and this will enable you to critically appraise practice and to provide safe, compassionate and effective evidence based healthcare within a dynamic setting that meets the needs of the adult.

This course has been developed in conjunction with Trust partners and service users in order to reflect the increasing and rapidly changing requirements in patient care provision.

An Integrated Adult Nursing Masters offers significant opportunities to practice nursing within the NHS, private sector, specialist areas and overseas. It is an internationally recognised qualification with excellent employability prospects

Your career pathway once qualified can include working in clinical practice, education, management or research within a range of settings such as:

  • Hospitals.
  • Clinics – acute and community settings.
  • Community roles - practice nursing; health promotion services.
  • Prison services.
  • Care homes.
  • NHS Direct.
  • NHS Blood and Transplant Services.
  • Private healthcare providers.
  • Hospice services; palliative and end of life care.
  • Armed Services.
  • Police.
  • Working overseas.
  • Education providers for example as a lecturer or lecturer/practitioner in further and higher education.
  • Research Nurse

What skills will you gain?

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Meet the NMC Standards of competence for pre-registration nursing education.
  2. Provide nursing care that is safe, compassionate, effective and ethical, so that you are able to assume full responsibility and accountability for your own practice. You will be able to register with the NMC as Adult Nurse Level 1 within the legal framework of the country in which you are employed.
  3. Utilise, reflect upon, and critically evaluate a wide range of research and evidence to reach sound nursing judgements and exercise effective decision making in complex situations within adult nursing fields of practice. This will include the ability to conduct an independent research project.
  4. Develop a conceptual understanding of the delivery of health and nursing care in the current context of healthcare provision and critically examine the impact of political, professional and social contexts on your provision of individualised adult nursing care within the context of a multidisciplinary team.
  5. Effectively apply your learning to identify, manage and lead enterprising innovations and service improvements in adult nursing practice.
  6. Demonstrate competence in the use of advanced technologies to quality assure and enhance your adult nursing practice and maintain your life-long learning.

Who accredits this course?

Recognised by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for the purpose of registration as a qualified nurse (adult).

Entry requirements

2018 Entry

  • GCSE English based subject, Mathematics and Science (science subject could be Biology; Physics; Chemistry; Psychology; Sociology; Health and Social care) at Grade C+ / 4 or equivalent qualifications (e.g. Key Skills Level 2/ Learn Direct Level 2/ Functional Skills Level 2)
  • English language requirements for International applicants for MNurs require a minimum overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 7.0 in each element.


  • Gain BBB with a minimum of BCC from A Levels or equivalent (General Studies is not accepted)
  • BTEC Extended Diploma in Health Studies should be passed with a minimum of DDM as the final award. Other relevant Extended Diplomas may be considered.
  • Access to HE Full Award (60 credits) with a minimum of 45 credits at level 3 to include at least 24 credits of these achieved from science, social science or psychology units with 18 credits at distinction. You are also required to achieve 12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in English and 12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in Mathematics if you have not already achieved GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C.
  • If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.

All offers are subject to a successful values based interview, satisfactory occupational health report and receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) certificate.

Other Requirements

Applicants will also be required to provide a satisfactory Personal Statement and Reference (Academic or Employer).

Those meeting the entry requirements may be shortlisted for interview and will be subsequently required to meet a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check and Occupational Health requirements.

If you have accepted a Conditional Offer made by the University of Wolverhampton you will receive correspondence asking you to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The charge for this will be a DBS fee of £44.00 and a £6.00 ID check service fee. You will also need to complete an occupational health assessment questionnaire and General Practitioner Form prior to starting the course; vaccinations will also need to be up-to-date.

All theory/classroom study for MNurs is delivered at Walsall Campus. During the Nursing course you will be required to attend placements, when you are asked for your choice of placement area we will endeavour to meet your requests however we must emphasise that this cannot be guaranteed and therefore you must ensure you are able to travel to the final placement area you are allocated. Please note that these are preferences and the options you have selected are not guaranteed to be your placement areas.

Shrewsbury and Telford





Sandwell/ West Birmingham

Previous Study

Please note we will not accept applicants onto our professional courses who have been unsuccessful on professional courses at other institutions of higher education

Course fees and finance

2018/9 Home/EU International
Full time £9,250 £11,700

The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages

These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2018/9. If you have any queries regarding the fees listed please contact

These fees are for the current academic year only. Any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

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