Course details

Module code

7NU523

Module level

Level 7

Start date (usually)

April

Course length

5 months

Location

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Module description

About this module

To underpin the non-medical prescriber’s practice it is important that they maintain a sound knowledge base in contemporary pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics and therapeutics in order to contribute successfully to care in an inter-professional prescribing environment.

Offered in Blended Learning mode, this module will provide the non-medical prescriber with a sound basis for developing their current specialist prescribing practice to a more advanced level.

Who is this course for

Nursing; Physiotherapy; Podiatry; Physiotherapy.

Course team

Sharan Watson: Lecturer, Independent Prescriber and Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Rachel Lewis: Senior Lecturer, Pharmacist and Independent Prescriber

Jill Gould: Programme Leader NMP and community prescriber

Tony Daly: Module Leader NMP and Independent Prescriber

Julie Reynolds: Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for MSc Advanced Practice

Gerri Mortimore: Senior Lecturer, Independent Prescriber and Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

To undertake this module at Level 6 or 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 £700.

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