Short Course / CPD
Six days in the classroom over 6 weeks. Supported by E-Learn.
No Partner College
January 2018: Fridays 9 to 4pm. 26th January, 2nd February, 9th February, 16th February, 23rd February, 2nd March, 9th March, 16th March, 23rd March, 30th March, 6th April, 13th April
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content.
The aim of this module is to build on the student’s existing knowledge of respiratory conditions and dysfunction and provide them with the opportunity to examine Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in greater depth.
Learning Outcomes :
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care and management to meet the specific needs of individuals with Asthma and COPD.
Apply knowledge of anatomy & physiology to the care of individuals with (i) Asthma and (ii) COPD.
Critically analyse your role and that of the multi-disciplinary team in the management of asthma & COPD and demonstrate a working appreciation of collaboration.
Critically examine national initiatives, guidelines and contemporary research and apply this theoretical knowledge to the clinical management of patients.
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For details of the standard fee for UK/EU students studying this course please contact the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.
£880 per 20 credits studied (UK/EU)
For 2017/18 fees please refer to our fees page.
Or, if appropriate, via CPD-Apply:
Module information: Gillian Armitage, Senior Lecturer, 01772 893695 email@example.com
Course information: Lisa Broadley, Lecturer, 01772 895190, firstname.lastname@example.org