20 Credits NHS YEAR

Pre-requisites: No


Aims/Description: This unit is aimed at newly qualified nurses and midwives undertaking a preceptorship programme within their local Trust hospital. The programme enables students to demonstrate how their professional practice has developed post registration through the completion of a portfolio of evidence

Restrictions on availability: No

Staff Contact: Mrs A.M. Robertson
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Fieldwork, Independent Study
Assessment: 2000 word reflective portfolio and 2500 word assignment

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Nursing and Midwifery):

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The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it's up-to-date and relevant. Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn. This is in response to discoveries through our world-leading research; funding changes; professional accreditation requirements; student or employer feedback; outcomes of reviews; and variations in staff or student numbers. In the event of any change we'll consult and inform students in good time and take reasonable steps to minimise disruption.

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK