University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Behaviour Change

This course has been designed for graduates with a range of health-related degrees such as dietetics, nursing, sports sciences and health promotion; it offers students flexibility to meet their individual continuing professional development needs; on successful completion students should be able to: reflect upon the influence of theories from sociology and psychology on own practice within the professional environment; provide constructive and sensitive feedback to enhance peer learning; demonstrate effective behaviour change skills; approach the management of health behaviour in a patient-centred manner.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree or above in a range of health-related degrees such as dietetics, nursing, sports sciences, health promotion plus current or opportunity for relevant health-related practice; IELTS:6.0 (no less than 5.0 in any element); TOEFL IBT:79 (no less than 17 in any element).

Course modules

Communication skills for 1-to-1 client consultations; advanced Communication skills for 1-to-1 client consultations; understanding and changing behaviour.

Assessment methods

Assessment is mainly through written coursework (including reports, essays, reviews, portfolios).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 2,105 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sutton Bonington Campus Loughborough LE12 5RD East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries Team
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0115 951 5559