CPD Advanced Health Care Practice

Level 7 (postgraduate), 10 Credits

Start dates

September 2023

January 2023

Course length

One semester

Course cost

Total cost: £420


City campus

Course aim

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.

Course content

This module is delivered via lectures, debates and workshops. Topics around advancing healthcare practice  will include legal issues, the impact on practice, commissioning 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.

Entry requirements

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.

CPD award

This CPD can be studied within the MSc Advanced Healthcare Practice (Clinical) award framework or as a single CPD.

Further information

For further information please contact:

Faculty Admissions Team
Faculty of Health
Liverpool John Moores University
79 Tithebarn Street
Liverpool L2 2ER

T: 0151 231 5829
E: Health@ljmu.ac.uk

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