This prestigious course is for qualified nurses who want to develop their knowledge and...
School of Health and Society
This module builds 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 aims of this module:
This module can also be studied as part of our MSc Nursing programme.
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.
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
The course is 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.
Previous study and experience
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
Professional experience and registration:
Accreditation of prior learning (APL)
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).
|Type of study||Year||Fees|
|Part-time||2021/22||£1,350 per 30 credits|
|Part-time||2022/23||£1,380 per 30 credits|
You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.