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Professional Development
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Burn Care and Rehabilitation


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

UZWRWW-40-3

Level

3

Fees

20-21 Non-Accredited 40 credits

£1491.00

Unassessed

20-21 Accredited 40 credits

£1995.00

Assessed

Course Dates

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


Applications

University

Assessment

A broad-based assessment has been chosen to allow you to choose a project that suits the clinical area in which you work.

  • Under controlled conditions in-class, delivery of a 15 minute oral presentation with questions from the assessors of up to 5 minutes. The topic of the presentation is an evidence based service/practice development initiative which you will be asked to plan and commence within own workplace, focusing on an aspect of burn care.
  • 2500 word extract of the your online reflective blog undertaken during the module focusing on the implementation of the service/practice development initiative.

Careers/further study

The Level 3 module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Award

The Masters level module can contribute towards:

  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Awards

 

Content

Bio-psycho-social aspects of burn care from injury to discharge and beyond.

  •  Applied anatomy and physiology.
  • Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of treatment and care for the burn injured patient and their carers/ family.
  • Key medications used in burn care in acute and long term management.
  • Methods and advances in surgical and therapeutic burn care.
  • Recognition of the impact of burn injury on the individual, family, carers and health care team.
  • Principles, aims and objectives of rehabilitation.
  • Aspects of research and current evidence for burn care practice in both adults and children.
  • Safeguarding of the child/ vulnerable adult in burn care.
  • Education of patients and carers in both an adult and child setting.
  • Concepts and patterns of in relation to burn injury, abuse and self-harm in relation to burn care.

Issues impacting on the delivery of care

  • Implications of national and local policies governing burn care.
  • Organisation and management of the delivery of burn care.
  • Ethico-legal issues relating to burn care and practice.
  • Service provision and delivery for burned individuals with long-term disability and/or disfigurement.
  • Monitoring and ensuring quality of care in relation to the burned patient.
  • Promoting evidence based burn care through change management in a clinical setting.

Course Director

Diane Standring

Entry Requirements

Open to all fields of registered health care practitioners as well as support staff.

Introduction

The Burn Care and Rehabilitation Level 3 (UZWRWW-40-3) or Masters level (UZWSWC-40-M) module will help you explore, interrogate and evaluate the bio-psycho-social dimensions of burn injury in acute and long term care.

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • deconstruct and evaluate research evidence in order to identify best practice in delivering holistic burn care in the acute and long term care.
  • analyse and evaluate models, tools and structures used in the delivery of holistic burn care.
  • examine and critically appraise inter-professional, intra-agency and cross boundary working when managing ongoing rehabilitative care services.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Lectures, seminars and workshops
  • Online directed and self-directed learning activities

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

40 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

UZWSWC-40-M

Level

M

Fees

20-21 Non-Accredited 40 credits

£1491.00

Unassessed

20-21 Accredited 40 credits

£1995.00

Assessed

Course Dates

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


Applications

University

Assessment

A broad-based assessment has been chosen to allow you to choose a project that suits the clinical area in which you work.

  • Under controlled conditions in-class, delivery of a 15 minute oral presentation with questions from the assessors of up to 5 minutes. The topic of the presentation is an evidence based service/practice development initiative which you will be asked to plan and commence within own workplace, focusing on an aspect of burn care.
  • 2500 word extract of the your online reflective blog undertaken during the module focusing on the implementation of the service/practice development initiative.

Careers/further study

The Level 3 module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Award

The Masters level module can contribute towards:

  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Awards

 

Content

Bio-psycho-social aspects of burn care from injury to discharge and beyond.

  •  Applied anatomy and physiology.
  • Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of treatment and care for the burn injured patient and their carers/ family.
  • Key medications used in burn care in acute and long term management.
  • Methods and advances in surgical and therapeutic burn care.
  • Recognition of the impact of burn injury on the individual, family, carers and health care team.
  • Principles, aims and objectives of rehabilitation.
  • Aspects of research and current evidence for burn care practice in both adults and children.
  • Safeguarding of the child/ vulnerable adult in burn care.
  • Education of patients and carers in both an adult and child setting.
  • Concepts and patterns of in relation to burn injury, abuse and self-harm in relation to burn care.

Issues impacting on the delivery of care

  • Implications of national and local policies governing burn care.
  • Organisation and management of the delivery of burn care.
  • Ethico-legal issues relating to burn care and practice.
  • Service provision and delivery for burned individuals with long-term disability and/or disfigurement.
  • Monitoring and ensuring quality of care in relation to the burned patient.
  • Promoting evidence based burn care through change management in a clinical setting.

Course Director

Diane Standring

Entry Requirements

Open to all fields of registered health care practitioners as well as support staff.

Introduction

The Burn Care and Rehabilitation Level 3 (UZWRWW-40-3) or Masters level (UZWSWC-40-M) module will help you explore, interrogate and evaluate the bio-psycho-social dimensions of burn injury in acute and long term care.

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • deconstruct and evaluate research evidence in order to identify best practice in delivering holistic burn care in the acute and long term care.
  • analyse and evaluate models, tools and structures used in the delivery of holistic burn care.
  • examine and critically appraise inter-professional, intra-agency and cross boundary working when managing ongoing rehabilitative care services.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of approaches will be used which may include:

  • Lectures, seminars and workshops
  • Online directed and self-directed learning activities

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

40 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