Aims/Description: This online unit aims to facilitate comprehensive understanding and develop participant┐s knowledge regarding teaching and learning ideologies and practices, specifically in relation to health care environments. Learning styles, teaching strategies, assessment and evaluation will be explored, as well as issues related to curriculum development and the delivery in a variety of contexts. Quality and governance issues and the procedures necessary for review and application in the educational context will also be analysed.

Restrictions on availability: To have a degree or 120 credits at level 6 or demonstrate ability to study at the level.

Staff Contact: ALI PARVEEN A
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Presentation

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 Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn.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