Multiprofessional support of learning and assessing practice, NU3096 Short Course

Multiprofessional support of learning and assessing practice, NU3096 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: 5 days attendance or equivalent in self study for e-learning mode plus 30 hours protected. (20 credits at level 6) Supported by E-Learn

SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: Next cohort: September 2020

Entry Requirements:

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

Course Content

(20 credits at level 6)

Applicants must have access to a student(s) undertaking a pre-registration or higher education course. This module prepares professionals to undertake a mentorship role of facilitating learning, teaching and assessing students in health and social care settings.

The module covers the following subject areas:

  • The role of the mentor - personal, professional and organizational perspectives including professional relationship building
  • Assessment of learning in practice settings
  • The management of the learning and the development of learning environments
  • Teaching and Learning Strategies within the practice environment.

Learning Environment & Assessment

Assessment is a negotiated topic consisting of a written assignment of 3,000 words, evidence of completion of work based learning and competency in assessment and mapping of achievement

Learning outcome & aims

KSF map:

Core dimensions 1-6
Health and wellbeing 1-8
Information and knowledge 1-3
General 1-2

Fees & Funding

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

£765 per 20 credits

How to Apply

How to apply:
Post-registration Recruitment
School of Health
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel. 01772 893836 or 01772 893839

For further information:

Module information: Georgina Ritchie, Senior Lecturer 01772 893605

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