Professional Healthcare Practice (Tissue Viability)

Postgraduate Certificate


Part-time

2019

Duration

Start date

Location

students can apply

Entry requirements

Applicants should have:

  • A first degree in a relevant subject area, NVQ level 6 or equivalent or a relevant postgraduate qualification
  • A registered qualification with a UK professional regulatory organisation may be a requirement to undertake some optional modules
  • An identified mentor in practice

Applications are welcome from students whose qualifications do not meet the entry requirements above but who have significant experience and other evidence of ability to study at this level.

English language requirements

Students for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details »

Learning and assessment

Whilst following this programme of study, you will engage with learning through a range of teaching methods. These methods will be dependent on modules studied, however student-centred approaches to learning are a feature of the modules and you will be expected to take responsibility for your learning as you develop your academic skills.

There are a number of approaches to the manner in which modules are delivered and these include block attendance, study day attendance, distance learning and blended learning. When devising your study plan with your academic advisor, you will be informed regarding which delivery methods are utilised for which module.

The aims of the teaching and learning strategies have been designed so that you will be given the opportunity to develop theoretical understanding, research informed knowledge and critical thinking to develop a range of skills appropriate to your professional field, your organisation and workplace setting. You will also develop your skills and knowledge of research and application to your practice area.

Your course of study will expose you to a range of different teaching, learning and assessment strategies required to achieve the learning outcomes.

This is the current course information. Modules and course details may change, subject to the University's programme approval, monitoring and review procedures. The University reserves the right to alter or withdraw courses, services and facilities as described on our website without notice and to amend Ordinances, Regulations, fees and charges at any time. Students should enquire as to the up-to-date position when applying for their course of study.