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Dissertation (PQF)


Courses

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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZWRG9-40-3

Level

3

Fees

19-20 Accredited 40 credits

£1900.00

Assessed

Course Dates

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

Course Dates

Course Information : Check with programme leader if unsure whether to apply for 40 or 30 credit module. Submission date: To be confirmed by module leader.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 25 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 13:00

Applications

University

Assessment

Assessment will be in the form of a 8,000 word assignment.

The Dissertation will take the form of a literature review on a topic relevant to your practice and to include consideration of the contribution of the evidence to service improvement.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

This module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • BSc(Hons) Nursing (International)

Content

Advanced search skills:

  • Critical appraisal
  • Links between policy and practice
  • Stakeholder perspectives including public and patient involvement
  • Research methods and ethics
  • Service Evaluation Theory
  • Barriers to change implementation
  • Writing for a professional audience
  • Dissemination techniques

On successful completion of this 30 or 40 credit module, you will be able to:

  • Select and develop a research method appropriate to particular research questions.
  • Critically analyse ethical issues within the research process.
  • Critically evaluate research and current issues in a selected area of practice.
  • Demonstrate analysis and interpretation of data collected.
  • Critically evaluate the findings and their applicability and implications for the development and improvement of practice.
  • Articulate a coherent argument and an ability to defend that line of reasoning.
  • Evaluate and reflect upon your own performance in applying the research process to your professional role.

Introduction

The Dissertation will comprise individual learning contracts in order to facilitate self directed learning with a supportive facilitator. You will also be supported by workshops, which will put emphasis on your participation.

Key Facts

Check with the module leader if you are unsure whether to apply for 40 (UZWRG9-40-3) or 30 (UZWRWJ-30-3) credit module.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Masterclasses
  • ICT based platforms
  • Problem solving approaches
  • Supervision
  • Directed and independent learning
  • Formative assessment opportunity

Study facilities

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

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

Title

Post qualifying, level 3, 30 or 40 credit module


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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZWRWJ-30-3

Level

3

Fees

19-20 Accredited 30 credits

£1425.00

Assessed

Course Dates

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

Course Dates

Course Information : Check with programme leader if unsure whether to apply for 40 or 30 credit module. Submission date: To be confirmed by module leader.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 12 May 2020GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 13:00

Applications

University

Assessment

Assessment will be in the form of a 8,000 word assignment.

The Dissertation will take the form of a literature review on a topic relevant to your practice and to include consideration of the contribution of the evidence to service improvement.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

This module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • BSc(Hons) Nursing (International)

Content

Advanced search skills:

  • Critical appraisal
  • Links between policy and practice
  • Stakeholder perspectives including public and patient involvement
  • Research methods and ethics
  • Service Evaluation Theory
  • Barriers to change implementation
  • Writing for a professional audience
  • Dissemination techniques

On successful completion of this 30 or 40 credit module, you will be able to:

  • Select and develop a research method appropriate to particular research questions.
  • Critically analyse ethical issues within the research process.
  • Critically evaluate research and current issues in a selected area of practice.
  • Demonstrate analysis and interpretation of data collected.
  • Critically evaluate the findings and their applicability and implications for the development and improvement of practice.
  • Articulate a coherent argument and an ability to defend that line of reasoning.
  • Evaluate and reflect upon your own performance in applying the research process to your professional role.

Introduction

The Dissertation will comprise individual learning contracts in order to facilitate self directed learning with a supportive facilitator. You will also be supported by workshops, which will put emphasis on your participation.

Key Facts

Check with the module leader if you are unsure whether to apply for 40 (UZWRG9-40-3) or 30 (UZWRWJ-30-3) credit module.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Masterclasses
  • ICT based platforms
  • Problem solving approaches
  • Supervision
  • Directed and independent learning
  • Formative assessment opportunity

Study facilities

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

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

Title

Post qualifying, level 3, 30 or 40 credit 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