Post-Graduate Taught Modules within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Module title

Starting months

Credits

Acute and Hyperacute Stroke

 

15

Acute Respiratory Deterioration and Critical Care

Oct

15

Adult Chest X-ray Assessment, Interpretation and Reporting

 

 

Advanced Critical Care Practitioner

Sept

60

Advanced Leadership - Community Engagement

 

15

Advanced Practice in Computed Tomographic Colonography

Sept

60 

Advanced Management of the Respiratory Complications of Neuromuscular Disorders

April

15

Advanced Work Based Practice Project

Sept

60

Applied clinical Anatomy 1

Sept

15

Applied clinical Anatomy 2

Jan

30

Applied Morphological Techniques and Imaging

 

30

Applied Surgical Anatomy

Sept

15

Assessment and Measurement

Jan

15

Assistive Technologies in Neuromuscular Rehabilitation

Nov

15 or CPD only

Basic Skills in Surgical Practice

 

15

Behaviour Change for Health and Well-Being

March

15

Care of the Older Person Level 7

 

 

Care of the person with dementia in the contemporary health arena Level 7

 

 

Clinical Audit

 Jan

15

Clinical Geriatric Medicine 1

July

15

Clinical Geriatric Medicine 2

Sept

15

Clinical Leadership

Jan/Sept

15 

Communication Skills for Health Professionals in Clinical Practice

May

15

Community Stroke: Prevention and Life after Stroke

 

15

Concepts of Neurological Rehabilitation

Jan

15

Contemporary Challenges in Healthcare Ethics and Law

Nov

15

Contemporary Mental Health Issues in Primary Care

Apr

15

Core Skills in the Care of Critically Ill Surgical Patients

 

15

Critical Care Practice

Sept

30

Dissertation (School of Health and Rehabilitation) 

Sept

 60

Dissertation (School of Nursing)

Sept

 60

Drug Therapy in Rheumatology Practice

TBC

 30

Dynamic Ultrasound Imaging

Feb

 15

Essentials of Manual Therapy Assessment

Feb

15

Evidence Based Medicine

Nov

15

Evidence Based Practice

Jan

15

Following the Money: Finance in the NHS

March

15

Foundation Medical Practice

Anytime 

30

Frailty in adults Level 7

 

 

Governance and Assurance in Healthcare

 Oct

15

Health Assessment in Clinical Practice

Jan

30 

Health Informatics

 

15

Independent Practice Based Study

Anytime

30

Independent Professional Practice Development

Sept

30

Independent Prescribing

 

45

Independent Study

Sept/Jan

15

Independent & Supplementary Prescribing for Allied Health Professionals

Sept

30 

Independent and Supplementary Nurse/Midwife Prescribing

 

 

Independent & Supplementary Prescribing (Level 3)

TBC

TBC

Introducing Acupuncture

Dec

15

Introducing Acupuncture APEL

Jan

15

An Introduction to Clinical Effectiveness

Jan

15 

Laparoscopic Skills in Surgical Practice

Sept

15

Leadership and Management for Healthcare Professionals

May

15

Leadership for Patient Safety

Anytime

15

Leadership for Patient Safety

Anytime

30

Managing Change and Quality Improvement

 April

15

Medical Education

Jan

15

Medical Education for the Faculty of Advanced Life Support within Healthcare Education (ADVLS) of the Recussitation Council (RCUK) and the Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG)

Sept

30 (PGA-ADvLS)

Mentorship (Face to Face) 

Sept / April

15 Level 7 credits

Minor Injury: Assessment and Management (Level 7)    
Motor Control Retraining of Movement Dysfunction Jan 30
Multivariate Methods   10
Musculoskeletal Management at the Interface Jan 30

Newborn Infant Physical Examination

Sept/Mar      

30

Paediatric Respiratory Medicine: Asthma and Allergy Sept 15
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine: Cystic Fibrosis and Bronchiectasis May 15
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine: Infection and Immunity Feb  15
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine: Non-Invasive and Long-Term Ventilation Dec 15
Performance Stability APEL Jan 15
Person-centred care of the person with dementia Level 7    
Physical Assessment B Lower Limb and Spine TBC 15 
Physical Assessment in Rheumatological Practice 1 Sept 15 
Physical Assessment in Rheumatological Practice 2 Feb 15 
Physiology and Pharmacology of Pain Mar 15
Physiology of Neuromusculoskeletal Tissues Oct 15
Practice Development and Advancement through Work Based Learning Sept 30

Practice Teacher Programme (NMC)

Sept 30
Principles and Practice of Joint and Soft Tissue Injection Sept 15
Project - Clinical Medicine    
Promoting health and well-being in children and young people L7   30
Psychological & Social Aspects Of Care
Sept/Jan 15 
Psychosocial Aspects of Pain Nov 15
Public Health and Social Policy Sept 15 
Reflective Practice Anytime 15
Reliability Analysis   5
Research Methods in Health Oct/Jan 15
Research In Rheumatological Practice
TBC 15
School Age Health & Well Being Sept  30
Specialist Community Practice Sept 30 
Statistics and Epidemiology June 15
Strategic Management of Patients with Long Term Conditions May 15
Stroke Research   15
Stroke Service Development and Improvement   15
Supporting People with Long Term Conditions    

The Developing Child

Sept 30 

Work Based Learning

Sept  30

Working in Partnership to Support People with Long Term Conditions

   
Module titleStarting monthsCredits