CPD Negotiated Work Based Learning Professional Studies
Level 7 (postgraduate), 20 credits
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.
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.
Evidence of being able to study at level 6 (undergraduate) degree level.
An academic written project; 5,000 word (max)
Certificate of Professional Development. This module maybe taken as a standalone programme or form part of the Advanced Practice Masters pathway.
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.