Clinical Education 1

Module Overview

You will have an identified clinical educator within a health care setting where you will have the opportunity to use and develop clinical knowledge and skills acquired during the previous modules. The opportunity will exist to learn new profession-specific skills and to acquire new knowledge. A key feature of this module will be the development of learning sets whereby students will facilitate each others’ learning.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the module you should be able to:

  • Identify, address and evaluate the achievement of clinical learning outcomes
  • Define problem lists for patients through analysis of assessment findings, in consultation with a physiotherapist
  • Select and apply effective treatment programmes
  • Maintain accurate and useful records of patients’ assessment, management and prognosis
  • Identify psychosocial, cultural and environmental issues in patient management
  • Demonstrate involvement in teamwork within the clinical area
  • Demonstrate organisational skills in the management of patients
  • Communicate effectively with patients and colleagues

Credits

10 credits

Module Attendance Required

180 hours in clinical area

Module Dates

Year 1 May / June

Assessment

Assessment of clinical competence using the Professional Assessment Development Form (100%)

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Mrs Jacky Conduit

Course fact file

Type of Course: Module