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BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice

University of Northumbria at Newcastle

1 Location : Northumbria University

Course details


Study mode

Full time

Length

3 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Not Available

Foundation year

Not Available

Study mode

Full time

Length

3 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Not Available

Foundation year

Not Available

Course data summary

Average Earnings

£25,000

15 months after the course for Subjects allied to medicine graduates at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

Employment

95%

go on to work and/or study

15 months after the course for Health sciences (non-specific) graduates at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

87%

are using what they learnt during their studies in their current work

15 months after the course for Health sciences (non-specific) graduates at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

82%

The course has developed the knowledge and skills I think I will need for my future.

Final year BSc Health sciences (non-specific) students at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

80%

Staff value students’ views and opinions about the course.

Final year BSc Health sciences (non-specific) students at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

82%

Teaching staff have supported my learning well.

Final year BSc Health sciences (non-specific) students at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

What you need to know about the data

  • The data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Some courses and providers have been affected more than others.
  • The data tells you about the experience of recent students, but your experience may be different.
  • Read more about this data

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Allied health.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Student Satisfaction

The Student satisfaction score is not available for courses in England because the question is not included in the survey for England.

Read more about this data

The teaching on my course

86%

79%

85%

85%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Learning opportunities

75%

75%

81%

78%

82%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Assessment and feedback

69%

85%

71%

87%

80%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Academic Support

74%

82%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Organisation and management

51%

57%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Learning resources

84%

96%

86%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Student voice

86%

80%

60%

79%

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Mental wellbeing

77% Information about mental wellbeing support services has been well communicated.

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Freedom of expression

89% I have felt free to express my ideas, opinions and beliefs.

Data from

120 students (76% of those who were asked)

Data for students graduating 2022-23

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

90% of students are still on the course or have completed it

The data displayed is from students on other courses in Allied health.

Because the course is new or has not been running long enough, there was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

After 1 year on the course

Data for entrants in 2020-21

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

170 students.

What you need to know about professional accreditation

A professionally accredited course is one which has been approved or endorsed by one or more professional bodies. This is because the learning and achievement of graduates meets the professional benchmarks and standards set by the accrediting body.

Read more about professional accreditation

Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) for the purpose of providing eligibility to apply for registration with the HCPC as an operating department practitioner. Find out more

Accredited by the College of Operating Department Practitioners (CODP). Find out more

What you need to know about earnings data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Labour markets change
  • Salaries vary across regions in the UK
  • There are lots of factors that affect graduate earnings.
  • Read more about earnings

Average earnings for all full-time Subjects allied to medicine courses

The data displayed is from students on courses in Subjects allied to medicine.

This includes data from all courses in this subject at the same university or college. There was not enough data to publish more specific information – either because the course is new, or there are too few students. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

For graduates from University of Northumbria at Newcastle

After 15 months

£25,000

Typical range: £24,000 - £25,500

Data from

495 people

(51% of those asked).

Data for students graduating 2020-21

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£26,000

Typical range: £21,000 - £29,500

Data from

440 people.


Data for students graduating 2013-15

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£29,000

Typical range: £22,500 - £33,000

Data from

510 people.


Data for students graduating 2013-15

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

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After 15 months

£25,500

Typical range: £24,500 - £28,500

Data from

31115 people.

96% of UK-resident Subjects allied to medicine graduates from University of Northumbria at Newcastle are employed in England.

Data for students graduating 2019-21

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£26,000

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £20,000 - £31,500

Data from

33395 people.

94% of UK-resident Subjects allied to medicine graduates from University of Northumbria at Newcastle are based in England.

Data for students graduating 2013-15

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£30,000

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £22,500 - £37,000

Data from

36200 people.

95% of UK-resident Subjects allied to medicine graduates from University of Northumbria at Newcastle are based in England.

Data for students graduating 2013-15

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

What you need to know about employment data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during Covid-19 pandemic
  • Labour markets vary and change over time
  • Employment and job opportunities vary across regions in the UK
  • Read more about employment

95% of the students go on to work and / or study

What graduates are doing 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on other courses in Subjects allied to medicine over the previous two years.

Because the course is new or has not been running long enough, there was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course.

Data for students graduating 2019-21

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from

725 students (51% of those who were asked).

Occupation types 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on other courses in Subjects allied to medicine over the previous two years.

Because the course is new or has not been running long enough, there was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course.

Data for students graduating 2019-21

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from

640 students (51% of those who were asked).

92% In highly skilled work

  • 70% Nursing Professionals
  • 11% Therapy professionals
  • 5% Natural and social science professionals
  • Less than 5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
  • Less than 5% Quality and Regulatory Professionals
  • Less than 5% Artistic, literary and media occupations

5% In other work

  • Less than 5% Caring personal services
  • Less than 5% Sales occupations
  • Less than 5% Administrative occupations
  • Less than 5% Elementary occupations

3% In unknown work

  • Employed after finishing the course but employment type is not known

What you need to know about the data

94% of graduates find their current work meaningful

    • Source: Graduate Outcomes survey
    • Data for students graduating 2019-21
    • Data from

      555 students (51% of those who were asked)

The data displayed is from students on other courses in Subjects allied to medicine over the previous two years.

Because the course is new or has not been running long enough, there was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course.

Perception of work after graduating

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data for students graduating 2019-21

Data from

555 students (51% of those who were asked)

87% Usefulness

I am utilising what I learnt during my studies in my current work.

94% Meaningfulness

My current work is meaningful.

90% Future

My current work fits with my future plans.

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