School - School of Health and Society
Subject area - Nursing
Start Dates(s): January; September
Entry at Level 6
Full-time: one year
Part-time: by arrangement with the Programme Leader
UK - £9,250 per year
International - £10,000 per year
- Opportunity to top-up your previous study to achieve a full BSc degree
- Work related and designed to improve service delivery and patient care
- Develop your abilities to search for and use evidence for decision making at the point of practice
- Part-time study option
- International students can apply
This course is suitable for health and social care students/practitioners working at different levels and within a wide range of service delivery contexts.
It is a top-up programme offering modules at level 6 to enable practitioners to complete their honours degree.
This programme aims to:
- Develop the practitioners’ abilities to search for and critically evaluate evidence for decision making at the point of practice to enhance the patient/client experience.
- Support practitioners to develop a systematic understanding of key aspects of their field of practice.
- Utilise learning strategies that facilitates work orientated learning and supports the practitioners in becoming autonomous lifelong learners.
- Enable practitioners to enhance their professional practice through critical application of learning to their chosen area of practice.
- Develop the practitioners to become effective practitioners, leaders and partners enabling them to make a difference to patients and services in an ever changing health and social care environment.
Please note that students commencing their studies in January will have a break over the summer period and will start their second semester in September.
Please note that it may not be possible to deliver the full list of options every year as this will depend on factors such as how many students choose a particular option. Exact modules may also vary in order to keep content current. When accepting your offer of a place to study on this programme, you should be aware that not all optional modules will be running each year. Your tutor will be able to advise you as to the available options on or before the start of the programme. Whilst the University tries to ensure that you are able to undertake your preferred options, it cannot guarantee this.