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Nursing: the application of bioscience, psychology and sociology

An introduction to nursing and where a career in nursing may lead.

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Three weeks  

21 September 2020 (You may still register up to four weeks after the start date.)

Health Sciences FutureLearn

Nurses work in a multitude of different areas of healthcare across the lifespan, from intensive care and emergency nursing to GP surgeries, in people’s own homes or in assisted living accommodation, in education and in research.

As a result, everyone has an opinion about nurses and what they do, however the profession remains misunderstood. This course will offer an introduction to nursing, the applied theoretical aspects of the role, and provide a greater understanding of where a career in nursing may lead.

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