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Enhanced Clinical Practice (PgDip)

Open University in Scotland

Content

This qualification prepares registered health professionals for enhanced clinical practice roles. You'll develop your knowledge and critical understanding of enhanced clinical practice, leadership, research and education, and the skills that enable you to act with a high level of autonomy. You will enhance your skills in holistic and systematic assessment, complex decision making, and provision of high-quality evidence-based interventions for patients, clients and their families.

The diploma also incorporates a Non-Medical Prescribing module which, upon successful completion, will enable you to gain regulatory recognition as a non-medical prescriber within your scope of practice.

Entry Requirements

hold a degree in a health-related discipline. Applicants with evidence of equivalent professional development or academic proficiency will be considered. Applicants with non-European academic qualifications will need to supply evidence of equivalency through NARIC. Be employed as a health care professional and registered with one of the statutory regulators of health and care professions.

Computer and internet access required.

Start Date

November, February

Qualification

Postgraduate Diploma

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

18 months - 4 years

Faculty

General

Department

Education

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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