Principles of Tissue Viability is a web-based, part-time distance learning module, designed to develop and enhance your knowledge of all aspects of tissue viability.
Who is the module for?
This module is recommended for registered nurses, undergraduate nursing students, and allied health professionals, who have an interest in tissue viability.
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The module aims to:
The module is divided into six theoretical learning units, which you may work through at your own pace:
Online support will be provided by the module co-ordinator and supported by contact with other students through discussion boards and chat rooms during the semester.
All essential course materials will be web-based.
Students are recommended to obtain textbooks for their private use to supplement the course materials but the module will be predominantly journal based and an electronic essential reading list is available. There is no obligation or requirement to purchase any books.
Your assessments are part of the learning process and are intended to draw attention to important aspects of the subject. Much of the necessary background material will be found in the text associated with the Units, the activities or the resource area of Canvas.
There are two areas of assessment:
A list of recommended textbooks are provided within Canvas following enrolment.
As completion of this module indicates initiative and application, this may assist career development and progression. It may contribute to the development of the Knowledge and Skills Framework section of your job description.