This module is of interest to all health and social care professionals who are either working at or aspiring to advanced practice. It forms a core module of the MSc Advancing Practice.
The module can be completed as a single credit based module. Alternatively, it may be used as credit towards the MSc Advancing Practice.
Students may apply who have completed previous degree or Master’s level studies. In addition applications are welcomed from any health, AHP, social care and voluntary sector workers who may have extensive professional experience without certificated learning.
English Language Requirements
If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence of your proficiency (minimum IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL: Listening 23, Reading 23, Speaking 23, Writing 23).
Find out more about fees and funding.
A flexible payment scheme is operated by the University for students who are self-funding.
On completion of the module the student will be able to:
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All modules can be linked to specific professional capability/competency frameworks within your practice area.
You are encouraged to view your participation within the Masters of Advanced Practice programme as a means of supporting your professional development plans (PDP) and career progression.
This module may be completed as a single credit-based module. Alternatively, you can use it as credit towards the MSc Advanced Practice.
Modules will be offered subject to demand and need to meet a minimum class size of eight students.
Completion of the Advanced Practice course provides an opportunity to develop transferable skills. This will optimise the ability of each student to impact on the experience of individuals, families and service providers within a range of clinical, social and pastoral settings within the UK and internationally.
All modules are related to NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework (KSF), enabling you to clearly identify the core and specific dimensions within the KSF which can be achieved when you successfully complete your module/programme.