Information about practice learning for pre-registration nursing students and their mentors.

For students and mentors

External resources

The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) code, and their advice for students, are essential reading for all students and mentors.

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) are the key support in Scotland for students on education programmes. Their education pages have much valuable information.

NHS Education are releasing regular newsletters about the new standards. The most recent ones will be on the NHS Education for Scotland (NES) website.

For everybody

Have you had an excellent encounter with one of our students?

Professionalism reporting

The School of Health Sciences wants to hear from anyone who has a comment about pre-registration nursing student professionalism, whether positive or negative.

Do you know of any accommodation that is near placements?

The School has some information about accommodation for placements that may require an overnight stay, but clearly we don't have everything. If you know of somewhere that has suitable accommodation for students near to one of our placement areas, please email us:

Have you found a new area that could take students?

Call the University Academic Practice Contact on 01382 388534, or contact your PEF.

If you have any other questions, please contact the School on 01382 388534.