Adult Nursing taster session

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

Clinical Skills

Adult Nursing: The Heart and Heart Disease

Join our Adult Nursing taster session to gain an insight into one of the most important parts of the body: the heart!

You'll learn how the heart works, the dangers and causes of heart disease and, importantly, how to prevent heart disease.

This session will also cover an overview of our 3-year BMedSci Adult Nursing programme. where you'll hear from the Deputy Programme Lead and current students on the course. You'll have the chance to ask any questions you may have about the programme, the modules and about studying at the University of Sheffield.

When: Wednesday 18 May 2022, 4.15pm - 5.45pm

Age group: Year 12 and Year 13

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Check for places and book

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.


Please note, this is an approximate schedule and is subject to change.

Time Activity
4.15pm Students join and get settled
4.30pm Overview of the course
4.45pm Lecture content - learning about the Heart and Heart Disease
5.05pm A quiz on the Heart and Heart Disease
5.20pm Q&A with Deputy Programme Lead and current students
5.45pm Close

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Advance Register for Clearing

We have places on our undergraduate courses this autumn. If you've already got your results you can apply now, or if you're still waiting for results get your name on the list by advance registering.