You can view, apply for and review your professional development courses in health and applied sciences here.
20-21 Accredited 20 credits
20-21 Non-Accredited 20 credits
Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.
2000 word critique of a research paper reflecting professional practice
Questioning professional practice
The nature of knowledge, types of evidence, the relationship between research and policy. The wider context of evidence based practice.
Interpretation of findings, identifying influences on validity, reliability and replication, application of research to policy and practice, the dissemination of research evidence.
Management of change
Strategies to facilitate change, responsibilities of the individual, organisation and wider picture, e.g. national initiatives.
Evidence and Research in Practice is a core module which aims to provide you with the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge in the evaluation of research evidence, in order to guide and inform professional practice and policy decisions.
It provides underpinning knowledge and understanding of research methods, enabling you to develop skills in critical appraisal of research. It also supports preparation for a dissertation.
The Evidence and Research in Practice module is available at both 15 (UZWRSS153) or 20 (UZWR38203) credits. However, please Community Practice/District Nurse pathway students can select the 20 credit Evidence and Research in Practice module (UZWR38203) only.
Learning and Teaching
You will be able to:
The module is delivered using a variety of approaches, including presentations, workshop activities, small group work, class discussion and individual tutorials. Learning is further supported by access to a web-based interactive resource tailored to the content module.
+44 (0)117 32 81158
20 credit, level 3 module
To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box belowView courses