Evidence-Based Clinical Practice (NR3001)
Evidence Based Clinical Practice
The aim of this module is to provide the health care professional with the educational opportunity to explore current philosophies and approaches to providing a clinically effective delivery of services based on best evidence and direction from local and national guidelines.
Students will develop a critical and challenging approach to current practice, and will extend their abilities to critically evaluate research and other forms of information on which care and service provision may be based. The module will examine the multi-professional and multi-agency context of healthcare and will allow students, through the reflective process, to meet the quality initiative outlined in the clinical governance agenda.
12 week module with 10 study days
The module is assessed via a 4,000 word written assignment.
10 17 24 September 2013; 1 8 15 22 29 October; 5 12 November