Co-requisites: NUR61014

Aims/Description: This core unit consists of a long study throughout the whole of MMedSci Nursing (Adult) programme, involving critical reflection and critical analysis of professional practice. Students submit reflections upon clinical practice and conduct a systematic literature review for academic assessment. In Part 2B students submit a systematic literature review methodology for formative feedback. Developing Nursing Practice: caring for people with acute and short term care needs (Unit 2) and Critical Analysis of Professional Practice Part 2B constitute the first half of Part 2 of the Programme.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study

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

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