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Promoting Sexual Health in Practice


Courses

Please select the level of study you wish to apply for. Level M indicates that you wish to study at Masters level, and Levels 1-3 indicate that you wish to study at Degree (Undergraduate) level.

Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZVSQA-20-3

Level

3

Fees

19-20 Accredited 20 Credits (HEE funding for Sexual Health)

£316.66

Assessed

19-20 Accredited 20 Credits (Sexual Health Fee)

£633.34

Assessed

19-20 Accredited 20 credits

£950.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : Fees: Part-funded places may be available (all relevant applicants will receive a 1/3rd discount on this module so the actual fee will be £633.34). Please contact module leader Hettie.Lean@uwe.ac.uk for further details. Submission date: To be confirmed by Module Leader. For any further details, please contact module leader Hettie Lean.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Monday - 09 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday - 10 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday - 11 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Thursday - 12 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Friday - 13 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00

Applications

University

Assessment

This module will be assessed through a written project of 3,000 words in which you are required to examine and analyse sexual health practice.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

There is an additional module in sexual health available for nurses working in an appropriate setting:

  • Integrated Practice for Sexual and Reproductive Health (NDFSRH) UZVRVC-20-3

Our modules can contribute towards a BSc/MSc qualification.

Content

Topics covered will include:

  • Public health perspectives of sexual health
  • Understanding values and attitudes that influence sexual health
  • Questions to help raise and address sexual health issues
  • Broad overview of screening and treatment of sexually transmitted infections
  • Contraception methods and rationale for use
  • The legal and practical aspects of young people and sexual health
  • Broad overview of sexual difficulty, assault, intimate partner violence and female genital mutilation
  • Medico/legal aspects of sexual health

On successful completion of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice level 3 (UZVSQA-20-3) module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of sexual health, current policy and local priorities for practice.
  • Discuss the factors that can potentially impact upon an individual's sexual health and wellbeing.
  • Evaluate the impact of personal attitudes and beliefs regarding human sexuality and sexual behaviour upon the individual and their care, recognising the importance of self-awareness.
  • Using a process of reflection, analyse current practice to inform the delivery of an evidence based approach.
  • Evaluate interpersonal skills to effectively assess, deliver and respond to sexual health needs, including appropriate referral.
  • Appraise ethical and legal factors which influence practice issues when developing practice to promote sexual health.

On successful completion of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice Masters level module (UZVSJC-20-M), you will be able to:

  • Discuss and critically analyse sexual health practice, evaluate current policy and local priorities for service delivery.
  • Critically analyse the factors that can potentially impact upon an individual's sexual health and wellbeing.
  • Critically evaluate the impact of personal attitudes and beliefs regarding human sexuality and sexual behaviour upon the individual and their care, recognising the importance of self-awareness.
  • Using a process of reflection, interrogate current practice to inform and influence the delivery of an evidence based approach.
  • Scrutinise and evaluate interpersonal skills that inform the assessment and delivery of sexual health care.
  • Appraise ethical and legal factors which influence practice issues when developing practice to promote sexual health.

Entry Requirements

You must be working in an appropriate environment to meet the learning outcomes.

Note: The minimum level of study is level 3; applicants would need to have studied up to this level before applying.

Introduction

The aim of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice module (level 3 and Masters level UZVSJC-20-M) is to develop knowledge and understanding of the factors that contribute to good sexual health.

This course takes a broad approach drawing on a range of disciplines including social sciences, clinical nursing, medicine and public health.

It is particularly suitable if you wish to gain an introduction to sexual health and confidence in promoting sexual health awareness in a range of settings, e.g. primary care/general practice; schools; community care settings; hospitals; prisons; youth centres; and as such is appropriate for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals, teachers, youth workers and health and social care staff.

View the module flyer (PDF).

Key Facts

For information about part-funded places, please contact Hettie.Lean@uwe.ac.uk.

Learning and Teaching

Teaching will be delivered over five consecutive days by specialist nurses on the topics of contraception and sexual health, and includes speakers who are experts in their field.

Scheduled learning
Approximately 40 hours which includes lectures, technology enhanced learning materials, seminars, workshops and tutorials.

Independent learning
Approximately 160 hours which includes hours engaged with essential reading, preparation prior to study days and project planning and completion.

Upon susccesful completion of the module, 20 credits at either level 3 or level M will be awarded.

Study facilities

Explore the fantastic facilities at UWE Bristol's Glenside Campus on this short YouTube clip.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit, level 3 or Masters level (UZVSJC-20-M) module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZVSJC-20-M

Level

M

Fees

19-20 Accredited 20 Credits (HEE funding for Sexual Health)

£316.66

Assessed

19-20 Accredited 20 Credits (Sexual Health Fee)

£633.34

Assessed

19-20 Accredited 20 credits

£950.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : Fees: Part-funded places may be available (all relevant applicants will receive a 1/3rd discount on this module so the actual fee will be £633.34). Please contact module leader Hettie.Lean@uwe.ac.uk for further details. Submission date: To be confirmed by Module Leader. For any further details, please contact module leader Hettie Lean.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Monday - 09 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday - 10 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday - 11 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Thursday - 12 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00
Friday - 13 March 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 17:00

Applications

University

Assessment

This module will be assessed through a written project of 3,000 words in which you are required to examine and analyse sexual health practice.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

There is an additional module in sexual health available for nurses working in an appropriate setting:

  • Integrated Practice for Sexual and Reproductive Health (NDFSRH) UZVRVC-20-3

Our modules can contribute towards a BSc/MSc qualification.

Content

Topics covered will include:

  • Public health perspectives of sexual health
  • Understanding values and attitudes that influence sexual health
  • Questions to help raise and address sexual health issues
  • Broad overview of screening and treatment of sexually transmitted infections
  • Contraception methods and rationale for use
  • The legal and practical aspects of young people and sexual health
  • Broad overview of sexual difficulty, assault, intimate partner violence and female genital mutilation
  • Medico/legal aspects of sexual health

On successful completion of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice level 3 (UZVSQA-20-3) module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of sexual health, current policy and local priorities for practice.
  • Discuss the factors that can potentially impact upon an individual's sexual health and wellbeing.
  • Evaluate the impact of personal attitudes and beliefs regarding human sexuality and sexual behaviour upon the individual and their care, recognising the importance of self-awareness.
  • Using a process of reflection, analyse current practice to inform the delivery of an evidence based approach.
  • Evaluate interpersonal skills to effectively assess, deliver and respond to sexual health needs, including appropriate referral.
  • Appraise ethical and legal factors which influence practice issues when developing practice to promote sexual health.

On successful completion of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice Masters level module (UZVSJC-20-M), you will be able to:

  • Discuss and critically analyse sexual health practice, evaluate current policy and local priorities for service delivery.
  • Critically analyse the factors that can potentially impact upon an individual's sexual health and wellbeing.
  • Critically evaluate the impact of personal attitudes and beliefs regarding human sexuality and sexual behaviour upon the individual and their care, recognising the importance of self-awareness.
  • Using a process of reflection, interrogate current practice to inform and influence the delivery of an evidence based approach.
  • Scrutinise and evaluate interpersonal skills that inform the assessment and delivery of sexual health care.
  • Appraise ethical and legal factors which influence practice issues when developing practice to promote sexual health.

Entry Requirements

You must be working in an appropriate environment to meet the learning outcomes.

Note: The minimum level of study is level 3; applicants would need to have studied up to this level before applying.

Introduction

The aim of the Promoting Sexual Health in Practice module (level 3 and Masters level UZVSJC-20-M) is to develop knowledge and understanding of the factors that contribute to good sexual health.

This course takes a broad approach drawing on a range of disciplines including social sciences, clinical nursing, medicine and public health.

It is particularly suitable if you wish to gain an introduction to sexual health and confidence in promoting sexual health awareness in a range of settings, e.g. primary care/general practice; schools; community care settings; hospitals; prisons; youth centres; and as such is appropriate for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals, teachers, youth workers and health and social care staff.

View the module flyer (PDF).

Key Facts

For information about part-funded places, please contact Hettie.Lean@uwe.ac.uk.

Learning and Teaching

Teaching will be delivered over five consecutive days by specialist nurses on the topics of contraception and sexual health, and includes speakers who are experts in their field.

Scheduled learning
Approximately 40 hours which includes lectures, technology enhanced learning materials, seminars, workshops and tutorials.

Independent learning
Approximately 160 hours which includes hours engaged with essential reading, preparation prior to study days and project planning and completion.

Upon susccesful completion of the module, 20 credits at either level 3 or level M will be awarded.

Study facilities

Explore the fantastic facilities at UWE Bristol's Glenside Campus on this short YouTube clip.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit, level 3 or Masters level (UZVSJC-20-M) module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

View courses