The module aims to help you develop your knowledge, skills and competence to effectively facilitate and support learning and undertake the assessment of students and others within the context of your area of practice. It is the first accredited 40 credit module to be offered to meet the new NMC (2018) Standards in relation to supporting, supervising and assessing students.
Successful completion will enable you to fulfil the role of Practice Supervisor and Practice Assessor, in accordance with NMC requirements. The knowledge and skills gained from studying this module can be used to support the learning and assessment of students, junior staff, service users and carers in your practice setting.
The module is aimed at qualified nurses, midwives and other registered healthcare professionals who support others learning in practice.
|MODULE CODE||CAMPUS||DURATION||START DATE|
|AU3D027||Glyntaff and online using a blended approach||Three months (10 set study days)||April|
You will be taught about the following:
The core team are:
There will also be best practice exemplar lectures whereby expert educationalists will demonstrate innovative learning and teaching methods they employ.
Although this is a changing landscape with due consideration of social distancing requirements and access to campus. The module will be delivered using a blended learning approach, consisting of:
There are ten scheduled study days on a Friday between 10am and 3pm. However, there are also a number of activities to undertake prior to some of the live sessions and you will need time to prepare your two summative teaching sessions. This is a 40 credit module, so you need to be prepared to devote around 400 hours to this module.
Participants will need to be a registrant nurse, midwife or allied health professional. However, this module would support the development for health care professionals who would consider a role in facilitating learning in the Higher Education setting.
The module will provide formative feedback as you develop your assignment.
You will be allocated a Personal Tutor to offer support and guidance with all aspects of the module. Your Personal Tutor will also offer you academic supervision to help you prepare for your assessments and undertake observations of your taught sessions.
Depending on social distancing rules you will have access to: