Aims of Module:
This module can also be studied as part of the MSc Nursing programme.
1. Bachelor’s degree with honours from a UK university
2. An equivalent academic or professional qualification from the UK or elsewhere i.e. incorporating study at least comparable to 120 credits at honours level as so deemed by the Board of Faculty
3. A Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate from a UK University
Supporting Information and Personal statement if you are applying through NHS North West CPD-Apply
You should include details of your current post and role and previous study at level 6/7.
Please outline the reasons why you wish to undertake this module.
We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.
The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.
Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).
This module is suitable for healthcare professionals with appropriate academic qualifications and experiential learning.
This module aims to build on your neuroscience practice experience and knowledge to equip you to engage in advancing neuroscience practice and be able to assess, monitor and manage patients with acute neurological disease or injury.
The course is delivered part-time over one semester.
42 hours - Lectures and seminars
10 hours - Personal tutoring
30 hours - Mentoring Clinical practice
218 hours - Personal learning incorporating action learning sets, independent self-directed study
Total learning hours = 300
For experienced neuroscience care practitioners who wish to advance their clinical practice, develop their professional career and enhance their knowledge of research and evidence-based healthcare.
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All applications for post qualifying heath and social care modules are made directly to the University.
North West SHA-SLA funded applications
If your Trust is part of the North West SHA-SLA agreement, contact your CPD Lead to agree funding. You must then apply through the NHS CPD Apply system: www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Self funded applications
If you are self funding a programme of study or single module, please complete the appropriate application form and send directly to the University.