Advanced Skills Workshop on History Taking and Consultation Skills Short Course

Advanced Skills Workshop on History Taking and Consultation Skills Short Course
The aim of this workshop is to offer health professionals knowledge and skills on history taking and consultation skills.

Entry and Admissions

Award Type:

Short Course

Level:

Short Course / CPD

Study Mode:

Part time

Delivery Method:

Campus

Course Length:

Half day

School:

School of Community Health and Midwifery

Partner Colleges:

No Partner College

Campus:

Preston

Start Date:

Fri 6th Dec 2019: 9-12pm, Fri 5th June 2020: 9-12pm,

Entry Requirements:

This workshop has been developed for health care professionals working at an advanced level or towards an advanced level of practice.

Maximum number of participants: 20

Course Content

Course Outline:
The aim of this workshop is to offer health professionals knowledge and skills on history taking and consultation skills.

Learning Environment & Assessment:

Attendance without examination

Academic Expertise

Facilitators
  • Gillian Armitage
  • Allan Gardner

The facilitators have a wealth of experience and knowledge on teaching the above skills and have taught the skills of history taking since 2003 at UCLan.

Learning outcome & aims

By the end of the workshops participants will:
  • Critically reflect on consultation models and their consultation skills
  • Have a working knowledge of taking a comprehensive history from a patient

Industry links & professional accreditation

We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.

Work experience and international opportunities

At UCLan we work with a range of businesses and organisations, many of which provide work experience opportunities and project briefs to enable to you gain real work experience whilst you undertake your postgraduate programme. Your course tutor will advise on opportunities available within your course and the UCLan Careers Team can provide help, advice and guidance on how to apply for them and how to make the most of these opportunities.

Graduate Careers

The UCLan Careers Team offer ongoing supportive careers advice and guidance throughout your course and after graduation, along with a range of modules, work experience opportunities and events to help you acquire the skills to make you stand out to potential employers in today’s competitive market.

Testimonials

UCLan is recognised for its outstanding course provision which gives students the skills, knowledge, and personal attributes necessary to succeed at the University and in their future careers. To find out more about the experiences of our students, read our success stories.

Progression Routes

From foundation courses through to world-leading research degrees, you can study a wide range of subject areas at UCLan. Whether you want to develop your knowledge in a subject you enjoy or gain further qualifications to enhance your career, at UCLan there are numerous progression routes for you to follow.

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Email: SFFTeam@uclan.ac.uk
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

WORKSHOP COST: £45

How to Apply

Book your place via our Online Application System.

If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us: email healthcpd@uclan.ac.uk or call 01772 893808

 

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk