Professional Knowledge for Practice
Short Course - 30 credits at SCQF level 11 | ECTS points 15
The focus of this learning contract will relate to your professional/clinical specialty and enable you to explore the pre-requisite knowledge, evidence and policy agendas in relation to your specialist zone of practice.
- Learning Contract
- Reflective analysis
- Exploring the Knowledge
- Evidence and Policy Base
- Personal and Professional Development
- Career Frameworks
- Agenda for Change
- Knowledge and Skills Framework
This course is assessed through written assignment.
The Disability & Dyslexia Centre advises and supports students who disclose a sensory or mobility impairment, chronic medical condition, mental health issue, dyslexia and other specific learning differences. Applicants are encouraged to arrange a pre-entry visit to discuss any concerns and to view the facilities.
Study Skills Support
The Study Support Team provides training and support to all students in:
- Academic writing
- Study skills (note taking, exam techniques, time management, presentation)
- Maths and statistics
- English language
- Information technology support
For new intakes course fees are reviewed and published annually for each mode of delivery. Tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in the offer letter. For further information see:
Taking this course, you will have access to some of the world's best facilities.
We've invested more than £100 million in the development of our campus, new facilities and new resources.University Wide Facilities
Apply for School of Nursing and Midwifery short courses by requesting an application pack by email.
Have a question about the course? Get in touch with the Nursing CPD team and we'll do our best to help.