Many consider developmental care to be an essential aspect of quality neonatal care. This course provides practitioners with an opportunity to explore critically some of the important current conceptual, theoretical understandings, evidence base and practical applications of developmental care.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: Part-time: One term or 15 weeks.
SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: April 2021
Current NMC registration.
The content will include:-
The Certificate is studied on a part-time basis and delivered over a trimester. It is studied at Level 3 and equates to 20 credits at this level of study.
The course will emphasise the creation of a reflective environment that serves as a safe space within which to challenge practice. Formal lectures will provide a focus and stimulus for other forms of learning e.g. seminars, tutorials and discussion. Independent study and personal reflection forms an important and integral element of this module serving to link theory and practice.
You will be assessed theoretically; this involves the completion of a written assignment.
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
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.
Individuals working for health and social care organisations should initially discuss their application with their employer as arrangements may be in place for financial and study leave support.
Individuals can purchase this course as an independent student and should obtain an application form from:
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel: 01772 893836/ 3839