Fundamental Skills for Nursing Children

This module is designed to meet the needs of registered health professionals and practitioners working in a variety of clinical areas where children attend on a regular basis, and for non-children’s registered nurses working in child specific care environments.

Module Code NM6994
Level 6
Credits 20
Cost Contact Admissions


The aim of the module is to enable students to develop and apply child-specific knowledge and skills to nursing children and families in practice, and use this new knowledge to enhance the quality of child health provision within their role and clinical setting.


By the end of the module, you will be able to provide safe and effective evidence- based and child focused practice within your work environment, utilising new knowledge and skills to evaluate and enhance provision.


KSF – Core Dimensions 

This module contributes to the following core dimensions: 
1 Communication
2 Personal and People Development
3 Health, Safety and Security
4 Service Improvement
5 Quality
6 Equality and Diversity
For further information on the module, 
please contact:
For application information, 
please contact:
Suzanne Seabra
Module Leader
Faculty of Health and Social Care
University of Chester
Riverside Campus
Castle Drive
Chester CH1 1SL
T: 01244 511633

Health and Social Care Admissions
University of Chester
Parkgate Road
Chester CH1 4BJ

T: 01244 511000