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Current Students

This section contains useful links and information for current students at the Cardiff School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies.

Cardiff Uni on Your Mobile

Have you downloaded the Learning Central or Student Support apps for your mobile? Visit to get all the online resources you need in your pocket.

Health Library 

The Health Library  provides information services to support both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as academic staff and provides services for the staff of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

The Advisory Helpdesk (for IT help) is also housed in the Health Library.

Information on Social Networking

All Cardiff School of Nursing and Midwifery students need to have an awareness of the safe and appropriate use of internet social networking sites and available to download is the Principles of Good Practice for Nursing and Midwifery Students.

Clinical Practice and Placement Support Unit (CPPSU)

The CPPSU Web-pages are packed with all the information you need before embarking on your next clinical placement. See 'Other pages in this section' below for the link.

Taken the LRQ yet?

The Learning Reflection Questionnaire has been developed to help you get the most out of learning at University.

Cardiff University Skills Finder

Cardiff University Web-site now features a collection of pages aimed at bringing together some very useful materials for developing your academic skills, for example, there is a section on Managing Your Workload. Check it out at:

Antivirus software for home use

Sophos (PC) Clam AV (Mac) are available for students at Cardiff University. For more information, see

Student Handbook online

The SONMS Student Handbook has been published in an online version which is much easier to navigate, search and update. If you have any feedback, please e-mail Mike Johnson.

Careers Service

The Cardiff University Careers Service is committed to providing unparalleled support to students, graduates and postgraduates. As well as the central service, one is also available at the Heath Park Campus.

For careers advice, guidance and information for students and graduates, talk to a Career Consultant.

Visit the Heath Campus Careers Service page

Study Skills and Academic Writing Self Assessment

The School won Innovation in Learning & Teaching Project funding to create an interactive tutorial to help you identify and improve your performance in the vital academic skills you need to succeed at University.

Access the Project (you may need to allow 'popups’).

Other pages in this section

Clinical Practice and Placement Support Unit

Supplying mentors and students in clinical practice with quick access to CPPSU information

Useful Resources

Links to study skills advice, guidelines on academic writing, student support sites and other useful online resources.

Offsite Access

Instructions on how to access Cardiff University Network facilities off-site.