Solution Focused Interactions
Short Course - 15 credits Level 9 | ECT points 7.5
- The theoretical development of solution-focused interactions and the evaluation of the impact of Milton Erickson, and others, on this
- The key factors contributing to the solution focused interview
- The use of solution-focused interactions in your own practice
- The major differences between solution finding and problem solving
- The principles of solution-focused interactions in an appropriate and therapeutic manner within a simulated clinical setting
The module is delivered using a blend of face-to-face (9 study days) teaching and online material. Students will engage with directed and self-directed learning activities supported by the module team.
- Approximately 60 hours on face-to-face learning
- Approximately 90 hours on independent study using online material
- Practical Exam
- Written Assignment
Each constitutes 50% of the total course assessment.
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
This module is suitable for registered nurses, midwives, health and social care professionals and other individuals with a basic grounding in communication skills. They should be willing to engage in experiential learning and to share experiences within a group setting.
Normally, you are expected to be able to demonstrate HND level study; however, if this is not the case, you are encouraged to make contact and discuss your circumstances.
FOR ACADEMIC SESSION 2018/2019
UK/EU Students: £625
International Students: £1,000
The following course-related costs are not included in the course fees:
- The cost of books that you may wish to purchase. Find your reading list by module.
- Accommodation and living costs
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:
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