The course gives you the flexibility to design your own project related to user engagement and/or inter-professional working, considering your own interests and professional development goals. You will be supported to reflect and build upon your prior experience and learning to develop advanced, situated knowledge within the workplace context.
The content of lectures will include:
- analysing the drivers for change in complex organisations
- project management methodologies
- service user engagement in quality improvement
- interprofessional collaboration in project management
- using technology to communicate ideas, information and arguments.
Who is it for?
This course is for health and social care practitioners who have a commitment to the enhancement of personal and professional development.
This course is scheduled to take place in the summer term. You will be taught using the following methods: lectures (8 hours), seminars (8 hours), and facilitated peer groups (14 hours). It is expected that you will undertake 120 hours of self-directed study.
This course is worth 30 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 degree
As a health care professional, once you've completed this course you could offset 30 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 30 credits toward eligible programmes.