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: 10 theory days and a minimum of 10 supervised practice placement days. Supported by E-Learn. (20 credits at level 6)
SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: January 2021
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content and have the support of the Nurse Prescribing Lead.
This module aims to provide practitioners who work in the community setting but who do not hold a Community Nursing Specialist Practitioner qualification with the knowledge and skills required to meet NMC (2006) standards and proficiencies for Community Practitioner Nurse Prescriber (V150).
On successful completion of the module and subsequent notification to the NMC practitioners will be recorded on the NMC register as Community Practitioner Nurse Prescriber (V150).
The module will include:
Assessment of the module is in three parts, all of which must be passed in order to successfully complete the module. These are a written examination, a 4,000 word reflective portfolio and assessment of competence in practice.
This module meets some or all elements of the Core KSF Competencies
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 (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