University of Derby
Community Specialist Practice
Students on this programme study professional roles and functions in a community practice context.
Applicants should have an entry on an appropriate part of the NMC register; be employed by the primary care trusts providing sponsorship; have 120 credits at degree level or equivalent academic credits; or accreditation of prior learning (APL); be working in an area which enables achievement of the individual pathway aims and module learning outcomes. Candidates, who are undertaking a recordable pathway, should have completed a period of sufficient length to have consolidated pre-registration outcomes and to have gained a deeper understanding in relevant professional practice. This will normally be 1 year.
Core module: specialist professional issues in continued professional development leadership and management in a commissioning based healthcare; public health; research methodology (application to advanced practice). Students choose 1 optional module from the following: child and adolescent mental health; introduction to health promotion and health improvement; principles of long term condition management; strategic and clinical management of long term conditions; independent scholarship.
Assessment methods include assignments, examinations, presentations, portfolio development, profiles.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 815 per Module (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 815 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Kedleston Road Campus||Derby||DE22 1GB||East Midlands|
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