Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6

Module credits

20 credits

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Module description

About this module

The process of developing this study will enhance your ability to work independently through the entire process of project management. This includes consideration of ethical and legal issues; communications including obtaining relevant permissions; literature review; discovering and using internal systems and processes; managing time and resources; planning, implementing and evaluating the project; evaluation; recommendations; report writing and dissemination.

It will enable the you to further develop academic skills such as problem solving, critical analysis and objective evaluation leading to recommendations for improving practice. It provides an opportunity for you to demonstrate their creative thinking and organisational skills.

Who is this course for

All Health Professionals

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module you will be able to:

  1. Critically analyse and evaluate an aspect of practice
  2. Demonstrate the ability to work independently.

In addition you will be required to formulate specific objectives for your individual work, which will require approval by the Independent Studies Committee.

How to apply

Level 6

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Minimum numbers

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