CPD Negotiated Work Based Learning Professional Studies

Level 7 (postgraduate), 20 credits

Start dates

To be confirmed

Course length

One year

Course cost

Total cost: £840


City campus

Faculty of Health:

0151 231 5829


Course aim

This course aims to enable the healthcare and social care staff to maximize learning opportunities and experiences relevant to their own area of work in order to facilitate career and professional development.

Course content

Negotiation of an individual tripartite agreement based on evidenced based protocols, professional standards which will be according to the needs of the student.

Generic skills will include: reflection, evaluation, academic writing and appraise and dissemination of literature.

Portfolio development to evidence learning.

Teaching and learning

Negotiated with programme leader. Maximum time allowed until submission: one year. Students are recommended to meet with the programme leader and mentors to discuss progression and submission date.

Recommended 12 weeks of study.

Entry requirements

Evidence of being able to study at level 6 (undergraduate) degree level.


An academic written project; 5,000 word (max)

CPD award

Certificate of Professional Development. This module maybe taken as a standalone programme or form part of the Advanced Practice Masters pathway.

Further information

Information is available in our CPD for healthcare professionals brochure.

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

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.

Important info about this course