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Stroke Care


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

UZWRVJ-20-3

Level

3

Fees

19-20 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£710.00

Unassessed

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 : Submission date: TBC by module leader.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Friday - 11 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 18 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 25 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 08 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 15 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 22 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

The assessment strategy has been chosen to allow you to critically analyse and evaluate an area specific to your own clinical practice within stroke care. It should demonstrate a critical knowledge and understanding of current clinical guidance and highlight areas for improving practice.

The assessment is in the form of a 3000 word essay using a case study from practice and relating it specifically to an aspect of clinical care that would benefit from critical assessment and change of practice to enhance clinical care.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

level 3 (Undergraduate level) UZWRVJ-20-3 module can contribute towards:

BSc ( Hons) Specialist Practice
BSc (Hons) Professional Studies

Masters level (postgraduate level) UZWRVK-20-M module can contribute towards:

MSc Advanced Practice
MSc Specialist Practice

Content

  • Recognition of risk factors for stroke.
  • Understanding the importance and relevance of hyper acute stroke care.
  • Methods of management of physical and cognitive impairments in relation to promoting optimum recovery of function. This will include management of dysphagia and aphasia
  • Ethical and legal issues relating to stroke care
  • Impact of stroke on the family, carers and significant others
  • Living with stroke following hospital discharge
  • End of Life care
  • Aspects of the complete stroke pathway.

Course Director

Claire Fullbrook-Scanlon

Entry Requirements

This module is for registered healthcare practitioners who are working with people who have had a stroke.

Introduction

This Stroke Care module, available at level 3 (undergraduate) UZWRVJ-20-3 or Masters level (Postgraduate) UZWRVK-20-M, is student centred and collaborative.

The module will explore the psychological/social/ethical and political issues that impinge on practice in acute stroke care, stroke rehabilitation and longer-term recovery from stroke.

You will discuss with the group the impact of stroke on the lifestyle of the individual over time whilst exploring current guidance within stroke care.

You will recognise how current evidence based practice guidance impacts on stroke care delivery and demonstrate an understanding of service improvement and development within your practice.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Technology enhanced learning
  • Lectures and Seminars
  • Enquiry based learning
  • Case based learning

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

Title

20 credit Level 3 or Masters level 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

UZWRVK-20-M

Level

M

Fees

19-20 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£710.00

Unassessed

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 : Submission date: TBC by module leader.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Friday - 11 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 18 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 25 October 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 08 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 15 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Friday - 22 November 2019GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

The assessment strategy has been chosen to allow you to critically analyse and evaluate an area specific to your own clinical practice within stroke care. It should demonstrate a critical knowledge and understanding of current clinical guidance and highlight areas for improving practice.

The assessment is in the form of a 3000 word essay using a case study from practice and relating it specifically to an aspect of clinical care that would benefit from critical assessment and change of practice to enhance clinical care.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

level 3 (Undergraduate level) UZWRVJ-20-3 module can contribute towards:

BSc ( Hons) Specialist Practice
BSc (Hons) Professional Studies

Masters level (postgraduate level) UZWRVK-20-M module can contribute towards:

MSc Advanced Practice
MSc Specialist Practice

Content

  • Recognition of risk factors for stroke.
  • Understanding the importance and relevance of hyper acute stroke care.
  • Methods of management of physical and cognitive impairments in relation to promoting optimum recovery of function. This will include management of dysphagia and aphasia
  • Ethical and legal issues relating to stroke care
  • Impact of stroke on the family, carers and significant others
  • Living with stroke following hospital discharge
  • End of Life care
  • Aspects of the complete stroke pathway.

Course Director

Claire Fullbrook-Scanlon

Entry Requirements

This module is for registered healthcare practitioners who are working with people who have had a stroke.

Introduction

This Stroke Care module, available at level 3 (undergraduate) UZWRVJ-20-3 or Masters level (Postgraduate) UZWRVK-20-M, is student centred and collaborative.

The module will explore the psychological/social/ethical and political issues that impinge on practice in acute stroke care, stroke rehabilitation and longer-term recovery from stroke.

You will discuss with the group the impact of stroke on the lifestyle of the individual over time whilst exploring current guidance within stroke care.

You will recognise how current evidence based practice guidance impacts on stroke care delivery and demonstrate an understanding of service improvement and development within your practice.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Technology enhanced learning
  • Lectures and Seminars
  • Enquiry based learning
  • Case based learning

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

Title

20 credit Level 3 or Masters level 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