Faculty of Health Sciences

Effective Practice Teaching

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

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What you'll study

The module aims to provide the participants with the opportunity to explore the knowledge base that supports the facilitation of teaching learning and assessing in practice in order to develop the role of the practice educator. It will enable participants to critically examine the evidence to support the creation of a learning environments. Develop self-direction and originality in utilizing a range of strategies and skills to facilitate learning in a complex inter-professional environment. Make informed judgements in order to formulate and justify high quality decisions providing constructive feedback about students’ ability to practice safely and effectively. Synthesise evidence on the quality of learning in practice and academic settings and communicate the outcome at the appropriate level to appropriate audiences.

This module can be taken as a stand-alone option in the Faculty Professional Development Qualification Scheme (PDQS) or as an optional module of a pathway in the MSc Health Professional Studies Programme

The module is a requirement for those registrants who are undertaking the Post Graduate Certificate. – Educator in Practice and Post Graduate Certificate – Practice Assessor (Community) programmes.

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

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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

This course is available to UK applicants only.

Evidence of recent academic study normally within the last five years and or potential to achieve level seven outcomes is also required.

Fees and funding

Home: £1,285 (per 20 credit module)