Teaching

The course is mainly delivered online and may include:

  • pre-course reading and activities
  • problem based scenarios
  • online discussion boards
  • self-directed learning
  • individual reflection

You will be required to attend face to face sessions covering:

  • physical and mental health assessment, pathophysiology, and clinical examination skills

Assessment

This course is assessed using a variety of methods including:

  • practice-based learning portfolio
  • Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)
  • exams
  • essays
  • assessed online activities-discussion boards

You will complete two modules, which will expand your knowledge and expertise in clinically focused topics.

The Non-medical Prescribing module is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and the Health and Care Professions Council and acceptance on this module is subject to additional approval.

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This list should give you a good idea of which modules you can take, however it may change before you begin your course, and may not show all available modules.

Module list

Core modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

PN50150 - Advanced Clinical Assessment and Decision Making

Optional modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

PN50151 - Advancing Practice in Acute and Critical Care

PN50152 - Advanced Mental Health Assessment

PN50153 - Advancing Practice in Primary/Community Care

Questions? Need help?

Contact our Nursing enquiry team

+44 (0)1382 388534

healthsciences-postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk