BMidwif Midwifery / Overview
Year of entry: 2022
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAB-ABB (including specific subjects).
- Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
BBB (including specific subjects).
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall with 6, 5, 5 at Higher Level.
The course specific requirements are 34 points overall with three higher level subjects at grades 6, 5, 5, including Biology or Chemistry.
You may also apply without science if you have 35 points, 6, 6, 5 at higher level including at least one relevant subject eg psychology, sociology or geography.
- Number of places/applicants
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- Apply theory to practice through split weeks consisting of two days of campus-based learning and three days in the practice learning environment within a local NHS trust.
- Build confidence in your skills as you provide continuity of midwifery care for a small number of women through student case-holding.
- Study the theory elements of the Examination of the Newborn qualification as part of your degree.
This course is being updated for September 2022
Fees for entry in 2022 have not yet been set. For entry in 2021 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2022 entry.
An initial set of uniforms for clinical practice will be supplied by the University.
You will need to purchase a fob-watch and suitable shoes for working in the practice learning environment. Some travel costs to placements may be covered by Health Education England .
You may be required to pay for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) document check at the Post Office prior to commencing the programme.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
As per the recent government announcement, all midwifery students on courses from September 2020 will receive a payment of at least £5,000 a year which they will not need to pay back. The funding will be given to all new and continuing degree-level nursing, midwifery and many allied health students from September 2020. Please click here for more detail.
Find out about the financial support available to students starting at Manchester.
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