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Learning and Reflection in the Family Nurse Partnership

Learning and Reflection in the Family Nurse Partnership

Level 7, 20 credits

Course aim

This course is aimed at family nurses and supervisors working within the Family Nurse Partnership (FNP) programme and is designed to boost your personal and professional development.

Course length

This is a one year, online course, starting in September.

Course cost

The cost for this CPD module is £800.

Attendance

No attendance at Liverpool John Moores University is expected throughout the course. Tutor support is delivered via email and telephone.

Course content

This online programme is delivered via Blackboard, a web-based virtual learning environment, where you will have access to a range of supporting literature and articles.

Other learning resources will be available via LJMU's electronic library.

Assessment

You will be expected to submit a portfolio of evidence which can be compiled in a number of ways.

Family nurses:

You will be required to submit a 4,000 word case study or 2 significant learning events (2,000 words each) plus a reflection on your professional journey (2,000 words) and an action plan. 

Supervisors: 

You will be required to submit a critical review relating to the establishment of a FNP team or model/s of supervision in practice (4,000 words) plus a reflection on your professional journey (2,000 words) and an action plan.

Entry requirements

To enrol on this module, you will need to:

  • be currently working within the Family Nurse Partnership programme as a family nurse, supervisor or FNP educator
  • have completed or nearly completed the FNP learning programme

If you have not completed a degree at Level 6 you will be asked to undertake a short challenge test. This will allow the Module Leader to offer you guidance on how you can prepare for writing at Level 7 prior to undertaking the module. This can be discussed further when you apply.

CPD award

This Continuing Professional Development is stand-alone and is not within a wider award framework.

How to apply

Please apply using the online application form selecting Postgraduate Taught from the Level of Entry drop down.

Further information

Further information is available in our CPD courses for healthcare professionals brochure.

Faculty Admissions Team
Faculty of Education, Health and Community
Liverpool John Moores University
79 Tithebarn Street
Liverpool L2 2ER

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

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