As health and social care practitioners you will be working in areas of rapid change, requiring effective teaching and dissemination of best evidence, assessment of learners, patient/client groups and colleagues, as well as analysis of the impact of educational initiatives on service provision. This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to undertake these tasks and enhance your skills in teaching, supervision, and the assessment of others.
The course will provide insight into your own learning and educational needs and suggest how these may be met.
Who is it for?
Primarily aimed at those working in, or developing, advanced clinical practice roles, this course draws upon the UK Professional Standards Framework for teaching and supporting learning in higher education. On successful completion, you will be encouraged to use the learning to apply for Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy
This is a distance learning module with no in-person or online synchronous teaching.
Oct: Monday 17, 24 and 31 October 2022
Nov: Monday 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 2022
Dec: Monday 5 and 12 December 2022
Deadline for completion of all assessed components:
Monday 23 January at 2pm (first attempt)
Monday 17 April at 2pm (second attempt)
Validated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and the Society of Radiographers, this 15-credit interdisciplinary course is core to the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme. It is also available as a stand-alone course, or elective on other health care MSc programmes.
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 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).