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Leading and Facilitating Learning in Practice CPPD

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Course overview

This module will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge to work as a practice teacher for specialist practice students (usually health visitors, school nurses and district nurses) during their community placements.  You will be able to facilitate learning for individuals and groups in a practice setting and to apply strategies to monitor, measure and evaluate learning in practice.

Following successful completion of the module you will be eligible to enter the local health service provider register, which is held by your employer, as a practice teacher. You must be in a position to work with a specialist practice student whilst undertaking the module to demonstrate your competence and consolidate your learning.

This module is worth 30 credits.

Module dates

Term 1:

12 September, 19 September, 26 September 2018
3 October, 10 October, 17 October, 31 October 2018
7 November,  14 November, 21 November 2018

Module Submission Date: 25 February 2019

Eligibility

Eligibility

Prerequisite knowledge

  • You must be a qualified nurse or midwife either in the UK or overseas.
  • You need to be a qualified mentor and have qualified as a mentor at least 2 years before commencing the course.

English requirements

For those students whose first language is not English one of the following qualifications is also required:

  • IELTS: 7.0

Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

Module leaders

  • Judy Brook

    Judy has a background in health visiting and NHS management. She joined City University in 2015 as a lecturer in health visiting and is part of the public health nursing team, supporting the education of health visitors, school nurses and district nurses. She is currently working as the Strategic Head of ...

  • Rosa Benato

    1. Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy, York, United Kingdom, May 2016
    2. Fellow, Higher Education Academy, York, United Kingdom, May 2006