CPD Advancing Health Care Practice
Level 7 (postgraduate), 10 Credits
This masters-level module is aimed at healthcare professionals who would like to expand their understanding of advanced practice within modern healthcare.
Completing the module, will give you a critical understanding and applied appreciation of advanced healthcare practice. You will also explore its application and impact on practice.
This module is delivered via lectures, debates and workshops. Topics around advancing healthcare practice will include legal issues, the impact on practice, commissionsing and NHS frameworks, prescribing and human factors.
Teaching and learning
This course will run over a one semester (15 week) period. You will be required to attend two hour sessions per week.
In order to be considered for this module, you should:
- be a healthcare professional
- have at least 2 years post-qualification experience
- be able to demonstrate that you have worked at Level 6 or 7
You will be assessed via a 3,000 word essay.
This CPD can be studied within the MSc Advanced Healthcare Practice (Clinical) award framework or as a single CPD.
The University may make changes to a programme of study or module where such changes are deemed to be beneficial to students, are minor in nature and unlikely to impact negatively upon students or become necessary due to circumstances beyond the control of the University.
Further guidance on programme changes.