Adult Nursing taster session

This taster session gives you an insight into studying Adult Nursing at university.

Clinical Skills

Adult Nursing: A Brief Introduction to Acute Kidney Injury

This session will help you to describe the basic anatomy of the urinary system and the kidneys, state the functions of the kidneys, identify main causes of damage to the kidneys and describe what chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end stage kidney disease (ESKD) is. You'll also learn how to describe, at a basic level, the dietary and fluid restrictions that may be necessary to manage kidney disease.

This session is now full. 

Expression of interest form

Please be advised that bookings for all taster sessions will close at 10am the day before the session, or earlier if the session becomes fully-booked. We therefore recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.

If you are a teacher, please encourage your pupils to book individually.

When: Wednesday 24 November 2021, 4:15pm - 5:30pm

Age group: Year 13, BTEC

Places are limited, book your place to avoid disappointment. 

Please note, this is a repeat of the session that ran in summer. 


Time Activity
4:15pm Log in and get comfortable
4:30pm Welcome
4:40pm Taught Content
5:00pm Questions and answer
5:10pm Interactive task
5:20pm Discuss Sheffield as an option for Adult Nursing, with the Programme Lead and Student Ambassadors

We look forward to meeting you!

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