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Systematic Examination of the Newborn


Attendance mode
Start date(s)
1 year
Blended learning

UK students can apply

Entry requirements

To successfully apply, you must:

  • be an NMC-registered midwife
  • have achieved a minimum 2:2 in your previous degree
  • have a statement of support from your line manager

English language requirements

IELTS Level 7

If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, and you have a UKVI approved IELTS, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details. For further information on English Language requirements please see the dedicated international entry requirements page.

Learning and assessment

You will study via a blended learning approach. This includes learning through a variety of simulation environments, lectures, seminars, guided study and practice-based learning. Simulation and clinical skills sessions will be held to enable you to experience clinical environments in a controlled, educational setting.

Assessment will include a written assignment and submission of a clinical logbook with 30 completed systematic and physical examinations of the newborn.

This is the current course information. Modules and course details may change, subject to the University's programme approval, monitoring and review procedures. The University reserves the right to alter or withdraw courses, services and facilities as described on our website without notice and to amend Ordinances, Regulations, fees and charges at any time. Students should enquire as to the up-to-date position when applying for their course of study.