You will need to be currently employed or have access to clinical placements that will support development of clinical skills during the course of the module. You will need to have access to clinical and educational mentorship support.
This module consists of five days attendance plus a separate CBE day. Students will be expected to attend all five days and return to undertake Case-Based Examinations [CBE].
The module has been designed to complement the clinical examination module and aims to provide the student with the theoretical underpinning for the acquisition of a range of skills and knowledge to support safe autonomous practice when requesting and interpreting clinical investigations for a wide clinical spectrum of conditions.
This module is suitable for healthcare professionals from a variety of background areas of specialist practice including:
- Occupational Therapy
- Operating Department Practitioners
- Critical Care Outreach
- Paramedical staff
- Doctors who want to pursue a clinically-focussed career pathway
All applicants must possess at least four years post-registration experience. They will need to be currently employed in a role that will support development of clinical skills during the course of the modules, and have testimony of mentorship support from their employers.
Not sure a MSc is for you? Take this module as a Postgraduate Award.
Before completing the course, you will undertake our Induction and Professional Development module, introducing you to all the underpinning regulations, guidance and support available to you during your postgraduate study.
Tel: 024 765 73958/74263
Module Leader: Kirsti Soanes
Duration: 5 tutorial days
Four Case Based Examinations(CBE)
Portfolio of evidence from own clinical practice
2 X 1000 word critical reflections
Module code: MD981
Next Course Dates:
Application Deadline 24/09/2018
5th - 7th November 2018
3rd - 4th December 2018
10th January 2019 (CBE)
Application Deadline 25/02/2019
8th - 9th April 2019
29th April - 1st May 2019
7th June 2019 (CBE)