Course details

Module code

6NU518

Module level

Level 6

Module credits

20 credits

Start date (usually)

May

Module description

About this module

On successful completion of the module, you will be able to critically apply the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology to the care of patients with minor injury, and formulate a diagnosis, treatment and appropriate referral plan for patients presenting with minor injury.

Who is this course for

Nursing and Paramedic

Learning outcomes

This module will provide you with a solid theoretical foundation to inform future practice. Areas you will cover include:

Whilst this module does include online examination techniques, it is not possible to assess the application of this knowledge within your own clinical setting. If you want to take on an enhanced role caring for patients with minor injuries, this would need to be agreed with your employer, in line with regulatory body guidance and other local and national guidelines.

Benefits

On successful completion of the module, you will be able to critically apply the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology to the care of patients with minor injury, and formulate a diagnosis, treatment and appropriate referral plan for patients presenting with minor injury.

Entry requirements

Evidence of study at level 5

Working within a health and social care setting.

You will need:

If English is not your first language you will need an English language qualification. For this course you will need at least one of the following:

How to apply

Level 6

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact details

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