Professional Course

Tissue Viability - Principles and Practice

Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6 and 7

Module credits

20 credits

Next course date



Derby Campus

Module description

About this module

This module enables you to develop skills in assessment and planning, which will address issues related to Tissue Viability within Primary and Secondary Care settings, based on principles of best practice for associated conditions. It also enables you to develop a critical understanding of the contributory factors to tissue breakdown, including chronic disease and immobility.

Strategies will be employed to develop knowledge and understanding of the subject, alongside professional and practical management of individual conditions.

Who is this course for

Nursing and Paramedic.

Learning outcomes

On completion you will be able to:

Fees and funding

If you are funding your own study, the module price will be confirmed shortly.

How to apply

Level 6

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