Faculty of Health Sciences

Gastrointestinal Disease

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

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What you'll study

This module has been developed to meet both the increasing demands of education within Advanced Practitioners roles within the healthcare environment. It provides the opportunity for healthcare professionals to inform and contribute to the patient journey within gastroenterology within the multidisciplinary environment. The module forms part of the gastroenterology degree level pathway.

The module aims to introduce the student to the various diseases and disorders which affect the gastrointestinal tract. It will provide the student with the necessary knowledge and critical understanding of gastroenterological disease which can be applied within the practice of gastrointestinal care.

The module will be facilitated by a variety of clinicians, highly experienced nurses and other allied health professional with extended experience within this area as part of the continued commitment to the inter-professional learning agenda within the university.

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

Fees and funding

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

International: Please contact 

Funding may be available through your employer.