Holistic Assessment of Health Needs in Primary Care
Course Leader: Theresa Titchener
Mode of delivery: blended learning
Learner Hours: Scheduled Hours - 22, Independent Hours - 128
School: Health & Social Work
Available places: 40
Fees and Funding
The price quoted above is per 15 credits and relates to students assessed as UK/home self-funded for fee purposes. Prices may differ for students that are assessed as EU/Overseas. Fees status will normally stay with the student for the remainder of their course. Here you can find further details along with, costs and when your fees need to be paid. You may be able to obtain a Post Graduate student loan, for which you must sign up for the whole MSc programme and not just individual modules or a Post Graduate Diploma, further details can be found at Gov.uk Master’s Loan
The module is aimed at registered health care professionals currently working in an appropriate area of practice. Normally students may enter Level 6 study if they have completed a qualification at Level 5, equivalent to a Diploma (120 credits at Level 5).
Induction Days for new starters is 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th September 2023 - attendance is required.
The aims of the module are to build on existing skills and knowledge to facilitate a critical approach to the holistic assessment and management of patients' and families health needs.
This module will equip practitioners with the necessary skills and expertise to holistically assess and plan health and social care interventions that are evidence based and promote patient choice and independence.
Students will be encouraged to develop effective communication skills that support working in partnership with patients, families and carers.
The assessment for this module will be:
- Practical 100% - Objective Structured Clinical Examination.
For further assessment details please contact the Course Lead.