S6 Sessions: Preparing for your Nursing or Midwifery University Course Interview

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S6 Sessions: Preparing for your Nursing or Midwifery University Course Interview

About the Preparing for your Nursing or Midwifery University Course Interview Workshop

This session is relevant if you are applying via UCAS for a Nursing or Midwifery course at any university.

What: Preparing for your Nursing or Midwifery University Course Interview

When: Friday 25 January 2019, 2.00-4.00pm

Where: University of Edinburgh, Paterson's Land Room G43, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AQ. Find directions here.

More Info:

Interviews are a crucial part of the selection process for entry to Nursing and Midwifery courses at university. This session will be led by an academic who conducts interviews for Nursing and Midwifery courses and is relevant to anyone who is applying via UCAS for Nursing or Midwifery at any university. In the session, we will look at:

  • what to expect at an interview
  • what universities are looking for at interview
  • how best to prepare for your interview
  • what happens post interview

During the session you will also get the opportunity to;

  • try out interactive exercises to help you prepare for your interview
  • take part in a Q&A session with current Nursing and Midwifery students from local universities
  • hear about key elements of Nursing and Midwifery programmes, including placements and bursary

Who can attend?

To be eligible for this workshop, you need to be:

  • LEAPS eligible
    (Please note, the deadline for confirming LEAPS Eligibility was 30 November 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year. Eligibility is usually confirmed by a member of the LEAPS team at your LEAPS pre-UCAS interview, but if you are unsure about this please call the LEAPS Office to check.)
  • Submitting a UCAS application this year

Travel

Please see the booking form below for the public transport support we are offering to help you travel to and from this session.

Where a pupil registers for an event more than 5 working days beforehand; if requested, travel passes will be posted to your home address where possible or if we cannot easily send travel passes in advance, reimbursement will be provided at the event on production of a valid travel ticket/receipt.

Where a pupil registers for an event less than 5 working days beforehand; if requested, reimbursement will be provided at the event on production of a valid travel ticket/receipt (reimbursement could be in the form of a travel pass for future use or cash).

Interested? Please complete the booking form below if you would like to attend this workshop

If you have any queries in the meantime, please contact us.

Travel

We are able to post out bus tickets in advance for Lothian City Buses and First Bus, if you register more than 5 working days before the event.

For all other bus companies, train tickets, and if you register less than 5 working days before the event, we can provide reimbursement at the event on production of a valid ticket/receipt if you request it.

If you have a Young Scot card, please use it to claim a reduced travel fare: https://young.scot/discounts/young-scot-card/save-money-on-travel/

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