Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary
- Develop your skills in decision-making, diagnostics, therapeutics, and clinical management.
- Study in a vibrant and challenging learning environment.
- Gain the knowledge, skills, competencies and professional behaviours required to function as an Advanced Clinical Practitioner.
- practical sessions
- emergency departments
- specialist paramedics (emergency and urgent care)
- trainee pharmacist
- complex mental health needs in prison
- chartered physiotherapist
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Modules studied may differ depending on when you start your course. Year 1 - Compulsory modules Advanced Physical Assessment And Consultation Skills Elective modules Non-Medical Prescribing Pathophysiology And Pharmacology For Advanced Management Pharmacist Independent Prescribing Year 2 - Compulsory modules Contemporary Issues In Advancing Practice Researching For Practice (Distance Learning) Researching For Practice (Taught) Elective modules Advanced Assessment, Formulation And Treatment Planning In Mental Health Advanced Interventions And Evaluation In Mental Health Advanced Prehospital, Emergency And Critical Care Advancing Paediatric Management: Improving Care In The Primary And Acute Sector Core Principles Of Paediatrics In Primary Care And The Acute Sector Evaluating Service Improvement Evidencing Your Cpd Evidencing Your Cpd Fundamentals Of Chest Radiographic Image Interpretation Fundamentals Of Musculoskeletal Radiographic Image Interpretation Leadership In Adult Safeguarding Learning And Teaching For Practice Managing Long Term Conditions Managing The Acutely Unwell Patient Minor Illness Management Minor Injury Management Personalised Study Module Planning Service Improvement Work Based Learning For Service Development Work Based Learning For Service Development Final year - Elective modules Dissertation 45 credits Dissertation 60 Credits
Normally an honours degree recognised in the UK, 2.2 or above in a related health care subject. If the applicant does not hold a first degree, they will be required to submit a piece of written work with their application demonstrating their ability to write to level 6 standard. If you do not meet the entry criteria please contact the course leader in advance of applying. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more Typically 3 years full-time (or equivalent part-time) experience in an appropriate field of practice. You must be currently employed in a suitable practice setting and have an available supervisor who is able to undertake supervised clinical assessments. A pre-agreement form is to be completed by the clinical manager, which confirms that the student will have an identified clinical supervisor. Applicants must provide written evidence in the form of a pre-course learning agreement that all parties,sponsoring managers, clinical mentors and students, are actively committed to supporting an advanced practice role. If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or a recognised equivalent.
Fees and funding
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