Professional Practice Education - Level 7 - 7OT512
About this module
Professional Practice education is an important element of professional qualifications resulting in students on successful completion of undergraduate programmes gaining registration to practice.
This module prepares for and evaluates a student placement of a minimum of six weeks and considers the students learning. The educator needs to embrace reflective learning theory and demonstrate an understanding of the need for competence to practice in the assessment process.
Learning Beyond Registration
Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) is a vital part of developing competent, capable health service practitioners prepared to deliver a dynamic, flexible, quality, client-focused service. If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands then you may be eligible for fee-free access to our LBR modules and/or programmes. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply.
Find out more about LBR at Find out more at www.derby.ac.uk/lbr.
Continuing Professional Development
CPD is a core element of every health and social care professional's development journey. We have CPD modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels (levels 6 and 7), which have all been tailored to meet the needs of practitioners and managers working within the health and social care sectors. We have modules to suit nurses, occupational therapists, hand therapists, radiographers, psychotherapists, and those working within complementary therapies.
Which professions is this module aimed at? Occupational Therapy
Course code: - Module code: 7OT512
Start dates are usually: September, January, April
Module level: Level 7
Module credits: 20 credits
On completion of this module you will be able to:
- Develop a rationale for student education within the work setting.
- Implement and critically evaluate a universities Professional Practice Education module by supervising a student for a minimum of six weeks.
- Reflect on yourself as an educator and critically evaluate the learning which has taken place.
Studying via LBR
If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands you may be eligible for fee-free access to out LBR modules. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply. Find out more at www.derby.ac.uk/lbr
If you're self-funding, then the team you need to contact depends upon how you wish to study. Some modules are available online whereas others are studied on campus, through distance learning or a mixture of the two.