Renal Nursing Theory 15 Credits Level 9; ECTS points 7.5

1. What you will study

  • Recognise and discuss epidemiology and pathophysiology of renal disease.
  • Critically review the current literature on treatment modalities and examine fundamental issues relating to renal disease.
  • Discuss the acute and long term effects of renal replacement therapy.
  • Explore the wider psycho-social implications of the effects of treatment.

2. How you will learn

The module is delivered online (including online chat, virtual classroom and discussion forums). Students will engage with directed and self-directed learning activities supported by the module team.

3. Entry Requirements

This module is suitable for first level registered nurses, midwives, health and social care professionals and other individuals who work within the acute sector or within communities where there are patients with renal disease who are being treated by a variation of treatment options.

Normally, applicants are expected to be able to demonstrate level 8 study; however, if this is not the case, interested individuals are encouraged to make contact and discuss their circumstances.

4. Course Fees

For Academic Year 2017/2018

UK/EU Students

  • £600 .

International Students

  • £960 .

For Academic Year 2016/2017

UK/EU Students

  • £570 .

International Students

  • £930 .

For Academic Year 2015/2016

UK/EU Students

  • £570 .

International Students

  • £930 .

For Academic Year 2014/2015

UK/EU Students

  • £555 .

International Students

  • £900 .

For Academic Year 2013/2014

UK/EU Students

  • £540 .

International Students

  • £875 .

For Academic Year 2012/2013

UK/EU Students

  • £520 course

International Students

  • £845 course

For Academic Year 2011/2012

UK/EU Students

  • £505 course

International Students

  • £825 course

Disclaimer

Course fees are reviewed periodically and so are subject to change for new applicants. All tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in your offer letter. You will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.

For further information see Student Finance pages

 

5. How to apply

For an application pack, please contact the administration team:

nursingcpd@rgu.ac.uk

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15 Credits Level 9; ECTS points 7.5

Start Date

September

Course Length

26 Weeks

Mode of Attendance

Distance Learning

Academic School
School of Nursing and Midwifery
More Information:
Jane Ross McBey +44 (0)1224 262926