Advancing Practice in Action

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
1 semester
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 15/03/2019

The purpose of this module is to enable practitioners to develop professionally, enhancing skills and capabilities within their own clinical role. Identification and exploration of the challenges relating to advancing practice is encouraged to support empowerment, continuing professional development (CPD) and reflection within and surrounding advancing practice in relation to self and others.

Course

Highlights

  • Take as part of full MSc or as a standalone module.
  • Reflective journal created can be used as evidence for revalidation with professional body.
  • Supportive and dedicated teaching staff with industry experience.

Additional

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Module Information

The Module can be taken as a stand alone or a part of MSc Advancing Practice award; Post-graduate Diploma in Advancing Practice; post graduate Certificate in Advancing Practice or MSc Advancing Practice (Top Up).

Course Details

During the module practitioners will be supported to address their own professional development needs in relation to advancing practice. Current role definitions and professional variations will be explored in relation to advanced level practice with a focus on advancing capacity and capability within healthcare settings. Relevant legal and ethical issues will be explored alongside demonstrating advancing competence for CPD. Advancing clinical reasoning skills for positive patient outcomes will be studied whilst utilising evidence to support governance. The educating of others in unpredictable and busy practice environments will be addressed with consideration to clinical supervision and coaching in practice.
Teaching approaches are varied, using an active-blended learning approach and include lectures, interactive group work, online learning activities, enquiry-based learning and blogging.

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Careers

This 20-credit level 7 module can be used towards a master’s qualification in Advancing Practice at the University of Northampton or can be undertaken as a stand-alone module.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

 

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Updated 15/03/2019

  • The purpose of this module is to enable practitioners to develop professionally, enhancing skills and capabilities within their own clinical role. Identification and exploration of the challenges relating to advancing practice is encouraged to support empowerment, continuing professional development (CPD) and reflection within and surrounding advancing practice in relation to self and others.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Take as part of full MSc or as a standalone module.
    • Reflective journal created can be used as evidence for revalidation with professional body.
    • Supportive and dedicated teaching staff with industry experience.
  • During the module practitioners will be supported to address their own professional development needs in relation to advancing practice. Current role definitions and professional variations will be explored in relation to advanced level practice with a focus on advancing capacity and capability within healthcare settings. Relevant legal and ethical issues will be explored alongside demonstrating advancing competence for CPD. Advancing clinical reasoning skills for positive patient outcomes will be studied whilst utilising evidence to support governance. The educating of others in unpredictable and busy practice environments will be addressed with consideration to clinical supervision and coaching in practice.
    Teaching approaches are varied, using an active-blended learning approach and include lectures, interactive group work, online learning activities, enquiry-based learning and blogging.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Module Information

    The Module can be taken as a stand alone or a part of MSc Advancing Practice award; Post-graduate Diploma in Advancing Practice; post graduate Certificate in Advancing Practice or MSc Advancing Practice (Top Up).

    • This 20-credit level 7 module can be used towards a master’s qualification in Advancing Practice at the University of Northampton or can be undertaken as a stand-alone module.

  •  

     

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

*Course data provided by Unistats

Is this course
for you?

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Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

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