Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6

Module credits

20 credits

Start date

September, January


Derby Campus, St Helena, Chesterfield

Module description

During this module you’ll gain the knowledge and skills which will enable you to meet the following Standards of Proficiency for Nurse and Midwife Prescribers, NMC (2006):

Who this course is for 

This module is aimed at NMC registered nurses who are keen to gain skills and knowledge in prescribing.

Course team

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

To undertake this module you must:

Fees and funding

2019/20 Fees

If this is an LBR (Learning Beyond Registration) course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM (Health Education East Midlands) - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £1,000.

For more information on payment options, please contact our Student Records and Fees team by phone on +44 (0)1332 591063 or email at

How to apply

Level 6

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) +44 (0)1332 591992

Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

Please note that this course is subject to minimum numbers in order to run.