This course provides a critical approach to advanced practice issues across health and social care contexts.
Through a critical exploration of live, practice, political and service issues, the course aims to enhance your confidence and capability to work at an advanced level within your discipline-specific field of expertise. This means being able to measure, monitor and evaluate service-led innovation, integrate contemporary health and social trends as a transformational leader, all of which skills are central to advancing the health and social care experience, to quality care delivery and to service reform agendas.
Who is it for?
This course is designed for managers, clinicians and professional services staff wanting to develop their critical, analytic and reflective skills in a practice-based context.
Apr: Tuesday 25 April 2023
May: Monday 8, 9 15 and 16 May 2023
Jun: Monday 5, 6 and 12 June 2023
The course enables you to develop core critical and analytical skills in advanced practice settings and, through the assignment, you will have the opportunity to focus on one of the core course themes: ethics, leadership, or teaching and learning.
The course is worth 15 credits at Level 7.
This short course module is designed to be flexible in allowing you to study and reach your goals at your own pace. Our health CPD courses are credit-bearing modules that contribute to a University degree or award.
Transfer course credits towards postgraduate taught degree
As a health care professional, once you've completed this course you could offset 15 credits as part of a postgraduate programme, continuing your study with further modules to make up a Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) 60 credits, Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) 120 credits or Master of Science (MSc) 180 credits qualification (all credits must be awarded within five years of study commencing).
This course is worth 15 credits
This course can be used a module, contributing to a University degree or award.
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