Nursing and Health Sciences Short Courses

Bridie Jones
Advances in Epilepsy Care 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6 at 40 credits.


Aspects of Palliative Care

This module is aimed at those giving palliative and end of life care.


Caring for Patients with Heart Failure 
This is a 20 credit module.


Competencies for the Newly Appointed Infection Prevention Practitioner 
This is a 20 credit module.


Contraception and Sexual Health in Practice 
This is a 20 credit level 6 module.


Contraception and Sexual Health Awareness 
This is a 40 credit level 6 module.


Developing Counselling Skills in Clinical Practice 
This is a 40 credit level 6 module.


Diabetes Care 
This is a 20 credit level 6 module.


Facilitating Learning, Teaching, Assessment and Mentorship in the Context of Practice
The aim of this 40-credit module is to enable the student to build on and develop their knowledge and skills to support learning, teaching and mentorship of students and other practitioners within the context of practice.

Foundations in International Family Health
This is a 20 credit level 6 module.


Fundamentals of Community Practice 
This is a 30 credit level 6 module.


Health Promotion 
This is a 40 credit level 5 module.


Heart Failure 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6 at 40 credits.


Independent Prescribing 
This is a 40 credit module.


Introduction to ECG
This course is accredited by the Society for Cardiological Science and Technology.


Immunisation for Primary Care 
This is a 10 credit module at diploma level. 
Module code CA2H001


Immunisation for Health Care Assistants 
This is a 10 credit level module. Module code CA2H005.



Long Term Health Conditions 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6 at 20 credits.


Maternal Mental Health Issues Module 
This is a 40 credit module.



Management of Minor Illness and Injuries 
This is a 40 credit module.


Paediatric Symptom Management within Palliative Care
This is a 10 credit course at level 7.


Practice Teacher Preparation Course

The Level 6 Practice Teacher programme aims to prepare and develop practitioners to be able to facilitate, supervise and assess students studying to be a health visitor, school nurse or occupational health nurse to transfer knowledge and competence to a new context of practice


Prevention and Control of Health Care Associated Infections 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6.


Principles of Wound Care 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6 at 40 credits.


Practice Nursing for Beginners 
This is a 40 credit level 5 module.


Tackling Coronary Heart Disease 
This a 20 credit module.



Teaching Assessing and Supervision 
This module can be taken at level 5 or 6 at 20 credits.


Travel Health and Well Being for General Practice 
This is a 10 credit course at diploma level.