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Faculty of Health Sciences

Advanced Decision Making in Practice

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

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What you'll study

Decision making skills are central to higher level education and are relevant to all professionals in health and social care. Decision making is essential to problem solving and innovation both at a clinical and managerial level and it therefore assists professionals to address the demands and challenges of service delivery and development.

This module is designed to provide students with a range of tools and perspectives to enhance their ability to critically examine health and social care decisions.

Starts in: Duration:
January 12 weeks (1 semester)

Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit.

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Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking.

Clinical placements give our students the skills, experience and support to become confident and compassionate health practitioners.

Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from ‘bite-size’ taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities.

Entry requirements

Entry is open to anyone working in a health or social care environment.

Normally applicants should possess a 2:2 classification from a bachelors degree. Where this requirement is not met, alternative professional qualifications and experience may be considered through the ‘matriculation/ Dean’s Approval' process.

Evidence of recent successful academic study at level six normally in the last five years and potential to achieve level seven study.

Fees and funding

Home/EU: £1,540 (per 20 credit module)

International: Please contact 

Funding may be available through your employer.