- Module code: MD981
- Module name: Clinical Investigations and Diagnostics for Health Care Professionals
- Department: WMS, Postgraduate Taught & CPD
- Credit: 20
Module content and teaching
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.
Timetabled teaching activities
5 tutorial days plus a separate OSCE day. Students will be expected to attend all five days and return to undertake the OSCE.
Other essential notes
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.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|20 CATS (Module code: MD981-20)|
|C (Assessed/examined work)||Clinical Portfolio||50%|
|Case-based examinations (locally held)||50%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Clinical Practice for Health Care Professionals (B92Z) - Year 1