The university has a responsibility in respect of students who are following a programme of study leading to a professional qualification that is registrable with a statutory regulatory body. In addition to conferring the relevant qualification, the university must be satisfied that the student would be a safe and suitable entrant to the given profession and is, therefore, fit for registration and practice.
The programmes of study to which this responsibility applies are:
- All programmes in Midwifery with registration;
- All programmes in Nursing with registration;
- BSc Nutrition and Dietetics;
- PGDip Dietetics;
- MSc Dietetics;
- BSc Physiotherapy;
- MSc Physiotherapy;
- PGCE Postgraduate Certificate in Education; and
- PCE Professional Graduate Certificate in Education.
For more information on the relevant regulations and procedures, please visit the Fitness for Registration and Practice webpage.