Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University

Enhanced Consultation Skills

This course is aimed at all healthcare professionals including physiotherapists, paramedics and nurses who wish to enhance their consultation skills, that of physical assessment and clinical decision making. This award facilitates the development of the key skills and competencies required for enhanced consultation, focusing on the practitioners' area of practice.

Entry requirements

Students must be registered healthcare practitioners, for example: nurses, paramedics, occupational therapists or physiotherapists and possess a 1st degree within an appropriate healthcare-related subject (at least 2.2 or above) or 60 credits at Level 6 (with good grades) and evidence of experiential learning equivalent to a minimum of 60 credits at Level 6. Furthermore students should have at least 2 years' post-registration/post-qualifying experience and be in current employment in a relevant clinical practice area.

Course modules

Physical assessment of the adult; clinical decision making for advanced practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 2,400 per Academic year (home fees) 18 months
PgCert Part-time £ 2,400 per Academic year (EU fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Uxbridge Campus Uxbridge UB8 1NA South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0330 123 2023