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.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: 15 half days in the classroom over semester 1 and 2, plus the minimum of 18 hours per week in Clinical Placement. Supported by E-Learn. (20 credits at level 6)
SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: Next cohort: September 2020
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content.
This module as part of the Post Qualifying Framework aims to identify and develop the skills and knowledge required by practitioners in order to safely assist in providing care before, during and whilst patients are emerging from anaesthesia.
Module content includes:
Students may study the module for either a Advanced Certificate award or part of the BSc(Hons) Professional Practice pathway.
All students are required to submit a clinical portfolio and competency schedule and undertake a written examination.
Core dimensions 1, 3, 4, 5
Health and wellbeing 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Information and knowledge 1, 2, 3
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 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel. 01772 893836 or 01772 893839