BSc (Hons) Top-up

Professional Practice (Top-up)

4 Years
September 2024
In Person

Our BSc Professional Practice (post-reg) is for qualified health and social care practitioners who’d like to develop their career within practice.

Why study with us

  • The course is studied part-time and can be completed in two to four years.
  • The course is delivered by highly experienced and knowledgeable staff, many of whom have links to clinical areas and research projects to enhance your learning.
  • You’ll develop your knowledge and skills within your current role and transfer that knowledge and skills to care for patients and their families across the healthcare continuum.
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What you'll do

  • There are lots of options so you can select and plan the learning route that best meets your personal and professional needs.
  • You’ll cover a broad range of subject areas in nursing and health care across a range of themes.
  • These include clinical knowledge and skills; mental health and psychosocial care; personal and professional development; children and public health and vulnerable individuals.


Course delivery

Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus, with some online teaching where we have learnt it works best.


Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by December 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Future careers

Our BSc Professional Practice (post-reg) is for qualified health and social care practitioners who’d like to develop their career within practice.

Fees and funding

Part-time£975 per 20 credits

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Health, Social Work and Sport

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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