Faculty of Health Sciences Fundamentals of Operating Department Practice Continuing Professional Development Individual module Level of study Please select a level How to apply What you'll study This module is only available through the Associate Practitioner pathway. Students applying for this module will have the approval of their employing NHS Trust to undertake the award of Associate Practitioner and will be concurrently undertaking module 47670 which is the practice element of this theory module. This module will introduce students to the theoretical and clinical knowledge underpinning the practice of healthcare professionals within the perioperative and critical care areas. Clinical placements will provide practical experience which will enable students to be introduced to and begin to develop the skills necessary to care for patients within the perioperative and critical care areas. Starts in: Duration: September 12 weeks (1 semester) Get in touch +44 (0)1482 463103 Admissions Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit. Find out more 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 Students will need 5 GCSEs or Equivalent e.g. NVQ at level 3, and/or 20 credits at Level 4 Study Skills, Students will also need literacy and numeracy at level 2. Related courses Advanced Practice in Context (for perioperative practice) Independent Project (for perioperative practice) Personal and Professional Development in Operating Department Practice Contextualised Advanced Roles in Healthcare (for perioperative practice) Evidence Based Practice in the Perioperative Arena Fees and funding Home/EU: £1,540 (per 20 credit module) International: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Funding may be available through your employer. If you’re self-funding, you may be eligible for a Professional and Career Development Loan from the government.