Course details

Module code

7NU510

Module level

Level 7

Module credits

40 credits

Start date (usually)

September at Derby, January at Chesterfield

Course length

6 months

Location

Derby Campus, Chesterfield

Module description

You'll gain an overview of pathophysiological processes to common diseases, using a systems approach and theories relating to aetiology, pathogenesis and clinical manifestations to disease processes. This will include health history taking and clinical examination.

You’ll study on campus for six months enabling you to consolidate your learning experiences and relate theory to practice. You’ll also be required to access appropriate practice opportunities through the negotiation of a learning contract with your mentor. This will enable you to undertake the summative assessment. 

Who this course is for 

This course is for all health professionals, especially if you are involved with advanced practice or if clinical examination skills and the ability to consider differential diagnosis are required for your professional role. 

Course team

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

Usually five years post-qualification experience.

Fees and funding

2018/19 Fees

If this is an LBR course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £1,800.

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact details

 
EnquiryEmailPhone
Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) lbr@derby.ac.uk +44 (0)1332 591992