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Faculty of Health Sciences

Social and Health Policy

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

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What you'll study

The political and social context of health is constantly changing and evolving. This module facilitates the applicant to engage with, and think critically about, the political arena underpinning their practice. The design and delivery of the module embraces inter-professional learning and welcomes applications from all health and social care professionals.

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

This module is delivered on Thursday mornings on campus.

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

If studied as a stand alone module there are no entry requirements but study at Level 5 would be advantageous in addition to relevant clinical experience. If studied as part of a BSc programme/Graduate Diploma programme candidates will have to meet the entry criteria of the programme (HE Diploma in Nursing/Operating Department Practice/Paramedic Science or similar relevant qualification, or the equivalent number of CAT points).

Fees and funding

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

International: Please contact 

Funding may be available through your employer.