Programme/Approved Electives for 2023/24
Available as a Free Standing Elective
This module aims to:Explore behaviour change theory in the context of health and wellbeing.Equip the students with the knowledge and skills to critically evaluate behaviour change interventions.Enable students to apply their knowledge and skills to positively influence health and wellbeing in practice settings.
Intended Learning Outcomes
critically evaluate models of behaviour change in the context of health and wellbeing: 1relate principles of behaviour change to behaviour change theory: 1critically evaluate behaviour change interventions in the management of behaviours detrimental to health: 1
30 tutor led hours which may include lectures, workshops, tutorials etc. and assessment preparation. 120 hours independent study.
1: Essay weighted 100%
Description of Module Assessment
2000 word essayStudents will, with reference to published literature:
1. Discuss the use of behaviour change intervention/s in health.
2. Critically evaluate the effectiveness of behaviour change intervention/s in behaviour/s detrimental to health.