Managing teams, relationships and environments, NU3019 Short Course

Managing teams, relationships and environments, NU3019  Short Course

At UCLan, our post-qualifying framework (PQF) allows health and social care practitioners to continue their professional development and achieve further qualifications in their field. You have the opportunity to study individual modules in subject areas that interest you. You can select from a comprehensive and contemporary range of modules that fit your personal development and career plans; either on an individual basis or combined in a planned programme to eventually achieve a degree.

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course

LEVEL:Short Course / CPD

STUDY MODE: Part time


COURSE LENGTH: 12 half days in the classroom over 12 weeks, (20 credits at level 6). Supported by E-Learn.

SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston


Entry Requirements:

Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content.

Course Content

This module reflects the nature of working with individuals with complex mental health needs including personality disorder. It provides a detailed examination of the therapeutic setting, including the role of the facilitator and the development of the therapeutic relationship. The emphasis will continue the theme expressed throughout research of team working and interpersonal aspects of care delivery. The content of the course includes the following:

  • A systems approach to personality disorder – sociological, psychological and philosophical methodology.
  • Using team work approach with individuals with complex mental health needs, including looking at team dynamics, process and development.
  • Self-management of the facilitator and reflective techniques that enhance interpersonal management.
  • Critical analysis of services and modalities currently employed and alternatives models, issues around managing the environment(s) that interventions are employed.

Learning outcome & aims

Health and wellbeing 1-6

Estates and facilities 1,2

Information and knowledge 1

General 1,2,5,6,7,8

Fees & Funding

For details of the standard fee for UK/EU students studying this course please contact the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

Post-registration Recruitment
Faculty of Health of Wellbeing
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel. 01772 893836 or 01772 893839

Contact Details

Course information: Lisa Broadley, Lecturer, 01772 895190,

About UCLan

Post-registration Recruitment

Faculty of Health & Wellbeing

University of Central Lancashire,
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 89 3836 / 3839