Midwife Case Study
The role is demanding and carries plenty of responsibility. More midwives now work in the community, providing services in women's homes, local clinics, children's centres and GP surgeries. There also plenty of opportunities for midwives to work on antenatal, labour and postnatal wards and neonatal units.
There are currently no national minimum academic entry requirements for entry into midwifery courses. As a consequence, each higher education institution (HEI) running courses sets its own criteria. All applicants must be able to demonstrate evidence of literacy and numeracy.
For numeracy this includes evidence of ability to: Accurately manipulate numbers as applied to volume, weight, and length, (including, addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, use of decimals, fractions, and percentages) to include using a calculator. For literacy this includes evidence of ability to: Read and comprehend (in English or Welsh) and to communicate clearly and effectively in writing to include using a word …show more content…
Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession which sees human movement as central to the health and well-being of individuals.
Physiotherapists identify and maximise movement potential through health promotion, preventive healthcare, treatment and rehabilitation.The core skills used by physiotherapists include manual therapy, therapeutic exercise. Physiotherapists also have an appreciation of psychological, cultural and social factors which influence their clients. Many physiotherapists work within hospitals. Here they are needed in virtually every department, from general out-patients to intensive care, where round-the-clock chest physiotherapy can be vital to keep unconscious patients breathing.
The minimum entry requirements are the same for all degree courses, but due to completion for places, it means that conditional offer for places are set higher than minimum. you’re required to have 5 GCSEs at grades A-C, which should include maths both English language and literature and a selection of science subjects, and 3 A-levels at grade A-C, which one them should be biological