Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6 and 7

Module credits

20 credits

Start date


Course length

5 months


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Module description

About this module

This module aims to enable you to make a positive contribution to these developments in your own area of practice and within the wider organisation, using your learning to influence at a local level.

It covers all the key elements of leadership and management with ongoing application of theory to contemporary practice. These range from broad topics such as the theoretical development of leadership and management to specific applications such as change, conflict and negotiation. These are explored in the context of the contemporary health and social care environment and the implications for service providers.

The module is delivered mainly through interactive lectures that include group work, some self-assessment activities and some guided e-learning. 

Who is this course for

All health professions

Course team

Jill Gould; Senior Lecturer; District Nurse; Module leader

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

To undertake this module at Level 7, you must:

Fees and funding

2018/19 Fees

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 £1000.

How to apply

Level 6

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) E: T: +44 (0)1332 591992

† Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

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