Faculty of Health Sciences Study Skills for Lifelong Learning in Health and Social Care Continuing Professional Development Individual module Level of study Please select a level Apply now What you'll study The purpose of the module is to provide a refresher course for students on the basics of studying at higher education level and to update students on the current technology and tools. The module will explore the key principles and theories of study in higher education. The aim is to equip the students with up to date study skills and to develop their analytic and critical thinking skills. The module is practical in nature, comprising of face-to-face workshops, some on-line sessions along with some elements of self-directed study plus weekly tasks done using the virtual learning environment. The students are guided by the workshops and individual academic supervision and are also expected to direct their own learning. The course is assessed by an assignment plus a learning portfolio that is built up over the course of the module. The module runs 3 times a year. Starts in: Duration: January 12 weeks (1 semester) May 12 weeks (1 semester) September 12 weeks (1 semester) This module is delivered on Wednesday mornings. Get in touch Module Leader Elaine Skinn +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 Applicants are required to have experience of study at higher education level. Related courses Numeracy in Health and Social Care Practice First Step Study Skills Introduction to Health and Social Care 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.