Adult Acute Care

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Chelmsford, Cambridge

12 weeks

Module code: MOD001588, MOD001623

Module level: 6 and 7

Module credits: 30 credits

Take this module at level 6 as part of our BSc (Hons) Acute Care Top-up, or at level 7 as part of our MSc Advanced Nursing Practice

Number of places: 25

Overview

Make safety and quality of care an essential part of your clinical practice. Improve your ability to continually re-evaluate and enhance care and learning strategies, supporting improvements in acute care practice.

Full description

Who should attend?

This course is intended for registered clinical practitioners, such as a nurse, operating department practitioner, paramedic or a midwife, who participates in the care of critically and acutely ill patients.

Dates

Chelmsford: September 2018 - Full, applications closed

Monday
24 September 2018
1, 8, 15 and 29 October 2018
5, 12, 19 and 26 November 2018
3 December 2018
Level 7 only OSCE: 7 January 2019

Cambridge: September 2018

Monday
24 September 2018
1, 8, 15 and 29 October 2018
5, 12, 19 and 26 November 2018
3 December 2018
Level 7 only OSCE: 7 January 2019

Chelmsford: January 2019 - Full, applications closed

Monday
28 January 2019
4, 18 and 25 February 2019
4, 11, 18 and 25 March 2019
1 and 8 April 2019
Level 7 only OSCE: 29 April 2019

Cambridge: January 2019

Monday
28 January 2019
4, 18 and 25 February 2019
4, 11, 18 and 25 March 2019
1 and 8 April 2019
Level 7 only OSCE: Date TBC

Chelmsford: March 2019

Monday
25 March 2019
1 and 8 April 2019
27 May 2019
3, 10, 17 and 24 June 2019
1 and 8 July 2019
Level 7 only OSCE: 29 July 2019

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education is the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England, with over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries.

With 95% of our students finding full-time employment within six months of graduating, you can be sure that our courses have been designed with your career in mind. We’ve been educating nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years.

At the cutting edge of research, we offer a range of internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses taught by friendly, supportive and experienced staff. With over 150 research students across our three doctoral programmes (PhD; DProf and EdD), we provide the multi-disciplinary perspective and potential for academic debate that reflects our position as a leader in practitioner-focused and practice-led research studies.

Designed to enhance your learning experience, our facilities include state-of-the-art simulated skills laboratories that mirror real-life clinical situations and UK hospital wards. Our students also benefit from our Early Childhood Research and Resource Centre; a space in which they can experiment with equipment and play activities.

You’ll study in an exciting, modern faculty which has strong links with regional, national and international organisations, including healthcare trusts, social services, local and regional authorities, schools and academic institutions.

Your enthusiasm. Our passion. Your best foot forward.

Where can I study?

Chelmsford
Tindal Building on our Chelmsford campus

Our striking, modern campus sits by the riverside in Chelmsford's University and Innovation Quarter.

Explore our Chelmsford campus

Cambridge
Lord Ashcroft Building on our Cambridge campus

Our campus is close to the centre of Cambridge, often described as the perfect student city.

Explore our Cambridge campus

Fees & funding

Course fees

30 Credits (Level 6)

£2,312

30 Credits (Level 7)

£1,350

Funding for CPD

Please ask your manager or Education Lead about available funding before you apply.

Contact details

Anne Kenny - Chelmsford
01245 684149

anne.kenny@anglia.ac.uk

Jacqui Lynch - Cambridge
01223 695337

jacqueline.lynch@anglia.ac.uk

CPD admissions team
01245 686868

admissionscpd@anglia.ac.uk

Entry requirements

To access this course at Level 6 you must:

  • be a registered nurse or other healthcare practitioner who participates in the care of critically and acutely ill patients
  • have six months' experience working in an acute or critical care setting, and will come to the programme with an appropriate understanding of this environment.

To access this course at Level 7 you must:

  • be a registered nurse or other healthcare practitioner who participates in the care of critically and acutely ill patients
  • have a BSc (Hons) in a related subject at 2:2 or above (or UK equivalent)
  • have six months' experience working in an acute or critical care setting, and will come to the programme with an appropriate understanding of this environment.

No degree?Non-graduates with extensive relevant, practical and continuing professional development experience will be considered for entry onto this module.

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