Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6 and 7

Module credits

20 credits

Start date

Online (6NU528) – starts in September or January Derby (6NU13/7NU511) – starts in September or March Chesterfield (6NU13/7NU511) – starts in September, March or May

Course length

10 days


Derby Campus, Chesterfield

Module description

About this module

This module prepares clinicians to develop the skill and knowledge to assess the total performance of pre-registration students including skills, attitudes and behaviours. It will also enable clinicians, in an autonomous manner, to organise and co-ordinate students' learning activities in practice.

The use of relevant work based learning under the supervision of a qualified mentor provides the opportunity to critically reflect on the education experience.

You can choose to study either online or at classes at Derby or Chesterfield Site. 

Who is this course for

Qualified practitioners eg. Nurses, ODP’s, Paramedics

Course team

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the role of the mentor and the skills involved in either a health and /or social care setting. 
  2. Evaluate the learning environment and resources within work place settings and plan, implement and evaluate an educational experience that effectively uses appropriate strategies to optimise teaching, learning and assessing

Entry requirements

A qualified Practitioner for a year

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 £800.

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