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Advanced Clinical Practice | 7HSK0289 | Level 7 | Credits 15 | 2023/24
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Advanced Clinical Practice | 7HSK0289 | Level 7 | Credits 15 | 2023/24
Availability
02/10/2023 | Semester A - Mondays | Intake Closed
02/10/2023, 09/10/2023, 23/10/2023, 06/11/2023, 20/11/2023, 04/12/2023, 02/01/2024 (Summative Assessment)

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Description

The aims of the module are to gain understanding and skills in the legal, professional and ethical issues that inform advanced clinical practice.

You will review and consider:

  • national and international drivers informing advanced practice;
  • examine risk and governance systems in advanced practice;
  • evaluate decision making and communication strategies that inform your practice.

The module requires you to develop both knowledge and skills, with a focus on interpersonal skills, multi-professional relationships and critical awareness of learning for self and others being demonstrated through module activities. 

Students must be able to access supervision in practice over the duration of the module, in order to develop and apply their knowledge, understanding, and skills.

This module is a core element of the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme.

The module will normally address:

  • Policy related to advanced clinical practice.
  • Legal, professional & ethical issues that inform advanced clinical practice.
  • Governance processes and risk management strategies.
  • Decision making strategies for advanced clinical practice.
  • Concepts of learning.
  • Advanced communication skills.

 

PreRequisites

Three years’ experience within an appropriate healthcare setting is required.

This is the first module studied as part of the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme and cannot be studied as an individual module. This module can also be studied if applicants are on a Advanced Practice Programme.

This module is a pre-requisite for students on the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme to undertake the following modules:

7HSK2087 – Advanced Health Assessment & Diagnostic Indicators

 

Assessment

The assessment for this module will be:

Coursework 100% - 3000 word written assignment

For further assessment details please contact the Course Lead.

Venue
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield
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Course Leader
Name: Eleanor Squires
Tel: 01707-288611
Administrator
Name: Eleena Ehiosun
Tel: 01707 284800
Price

£825.00

The price quoted above is per 15 credits in the 2023/24 academic year. This price relates to self-funding students assessed as UK students for fee purposes. Prices may differ for students that are assessed as Overseas, or for returning students that are on a course leading to an award. Click here for Fees and Funding information or email us.

Learner Hours
Scheduled hours – 60 Independent hours – 90
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