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: 6 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
START DATE: Next cohort: January 2020
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content
The aim of the module is to build on existing knowledge of anatomy and physiology to enable the student to understand the pathogenesis of disease and the effect of this on homeostatic function.
In order to achieve this, students will study a variety of disease processes related to the various physiological systems of the human body.
Written case study - written examination
Core dimensions 1-6
Health and wellbeing 1-8
Information and knowledge 1-3
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)
School of Health
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel. 01772 893836 or 01772 893839
Module information: Robin Richardson, Principal Lecturer 01772 895109 firstname.lastname@example.org
Course information: Lisa Broadley, Lecturer, 01772 895190, email@example.com