Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 7

Module credits

20 credits

Next course date

September, January


Distance learning

Module description

This module will appeal to a wide range of healthcare professionals who wish to consider an area of personal particular interest.

Who this course is for

All health professionals

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the module you will be able to:

  1. Critically reflect on your clinical practice in order to successfully negotiate a learning contract for the module.
  2. Display enhanced clinical skills in the areas negotiated for study and augment theoretical and professional clinical knowledge to solve complex problems.
  3. Evidence this learning process and the enhanced skills for scrutiny and critical appraisal by others, whilst demonstrating in-depth knowledge of the professional issues which relate to the negotiated topic.

Fees and funding

2019/20 Fees (August 2019 - July 2020)

If this is an LBR (Learning Beyond Registration) course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM (Health Education East Midlands) - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £800.

For more information on payment options, please contact our Student Records and Fees team by phone on +44 (0)1332 591063 or email at

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) +44 (0)1332 591992

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Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

Please note that this course is subject to minimum numbers in order to run.