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Course OverviewThis course is designed for experienced healthcare professionals from a variety of settings, looking to enhance their clinical knowledge and leadership skills at Level 7.What will this course cover?The modules within this course will focus on:ResearchLeadershipInnovative clinical practice from a contemporary perspectiveSpeciality clinical modules.This will enable you to innovatively lead, direct and enhance clinical practice, whilst expanding the evidence base for your own area
This course is designed for experienced healthcare professionals from a variety of settings, looking to enhance their clinical knowledge and leadership skills at Level 7.
What will this course cover?
The modules within this course will focus on:
Innovative clinical practice from a contemporary perspective
Speciality clinical modules.
This will enable you to innovatively lead, direct and enhance clinical practice, whilst expanding the evidence base for your own area of practice.
In order for you to deliver appropriate interventions aimed at the management of patients, the course structure will focus on the evidence for a range of assessment skills and therapeutic management strategies. You will also be able to synthesise contemporary initiatives in relation to current practice and service delivery to creatively provide a safe and effective service.
This course offers you:
Flexible study relevant to your current area of practice
Range of optional Level 7 theoretical and clinical modules
Opportunities to develop practice based projects
Skills in leadership and management in clinical practice settings.
You will be required to complete optional modules which total 90 credits as well as a core research module which will total 30 credits.
On completion of this course, you will gain 120 credits. You can top-up this qualification to a master's degree by taking the dissertation module which accounts for a further 60 credits.
Normally a first degree will be required. However, experienced healthcare professionals with evidence of recent successful study at Level 6 will be considered. Students will have a healthcare background and currently be in clinical practice. You must also need to be registered as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
Buckinghamshire New University is an employability-driven institution, with strong ties to regional industry networks. The university works in close contact with its network of industry partners, and its curriculum is informed by these relationships, ensuring that the course content is always at the cutting edge of the field.
Buckinghamshire New University is continually investing in the future of its students. There are comprehensive facilities on site, ensuring the most up-to-date equipment is available, as well as everything its students need to experience a welcoming social climate, with convenient on-site amenities.