Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder - Single module
Level 7 (30 credits)
School - School of Health and Society
Subject area - Nursing
Start Dates(s): September
Part-time - £1,260 per 30 credit module
- You will be taught by clinicians from one of the largest neuroscience centres in the UK and academics who are experts within the field, at MediaCityUK
- You will gain relevant skills and knowledge that will improve the care outcomes of people with Parkinson's disease and movement disorders
- You will benefit from a blended part-time distance learning element designed to fit in with your clinical commitments
- A part-time only course
- Based at MediaCityUK
This module has been produced in consultation with clinical specialists from one of the largest neuroscience centres in the UK to ensure that you are provided with current content relevant in the speciality. It will enable you to critically review and apply relevant concepts and knowledge of care that underpins excellence in care delivery for people with movement disorders including Parkinson's disease.
This course will help you to build on your knowledge and skill to provide a critical over view of people living with movement disorders, and equip you to appreciate the role of families carers and significant others in care delivery. It will enable you to systematically and critically apply theory and practice in the management and care of people with movement disorders and act autonomously. Understanding of the epidemiology, pathophysiology and aetiology of movement disorders. Systematically understand the physical, psychological and psychosocial issues which impact on the service user and his/her family/carers.
This module can also be studied as part of the MSc Nursing programme.