Advanced Healthcare Assessment and Clinical Decision Making

Module overview

This module aims to develop your knowledge and skills in relation to the physical health assessment of patients specific to your specialist area of clinical practice. At the end of the module you will have advanced your practice in performing a problem-focused, age appropriate health assessment. 

Credits

40 Masters level credits

Module attendance required

Two-week block

Method of teaching

The module will combine lectures, workshops, seminars, e-learning and labtutor based on clinical practice that is designed in a way to enhance application of learning to the clinical environment.

Module dates

  • Study week 1 – 12 February 2018 – 16 February 2018
  • Study week 2 – 12 March 2018 – 17 March 2018

Assesment

Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCE) - 16 February 2018

Written assignment: 3000 words

Assessment is at Masters Level (7)

Stand-alone course

Advanced Health Assessment  is a core module on MSc Advanced Clinical Practice and can be counted at a later date.
It can also be taken as CPD with no academic accreditation, in which case a ‘certificate of attendance’ will be provided. 

Fee if taken as a stand alone course

£ 1350

Entry requirements

Professional qualification in healthcare 

To apply please contact:
Programme Administrator
Tel: +44121 414 6014
Email – acp@contacts.bham.ac.uk