Gain additional knowledge and academic skills to apply in your workplace or further your career.
It can be difficult to keep up with the latest developments and further your education, whilst balancing work or other commitments. As an introduction to an area, you could instead take a standalone module that is shorter than a full programme yet still just as rigorous in educational terms.
Free module in response to COVID-19
As healthcare professionals across the world tackle the COVID-19 global pandemic, we are pleased to provide a free, open-access module to support new, and experienced, interprofessional critical-care practitioners. Our 'Rehabilitation of the Critically Ill’ module is designed to help the interprofessional team plan and deliver evidence-based rehabilitation to critically ill patients.
The following modules are available on a standalone (single module) basis:
|Advanced Surgical Practice||20 credit modules|
|Ageing Health and Disease||20 credit module|
|Critical Care||20 credit module|
|Diabetes||20 credit module|
|Genetic and Genomic Counselling||20 or 30 credit modules|
|Medical Education||10 or 20 credit modules|
|Neonatal Medicine||20 credit module|
|Pain Management||20 credit modules|
|Palliative Medicine for Healthcare Professionals||20 credit module|
|Psychiatry||20 credit module|
|Public Health||20 credit module|
|Wound Healing||30 credit module (HE Level 6)|
The following short courses are also available that can contribute towards your CPD portfolio:
|Dermatology - An Introduction to Dermoscopy||Short course|
|Introduction to Hair and Nail Dermoscopy||Short course|
|Medical Education - Effective Teaching Skills (for Clinicians)||Short course|
|Palliative Care||Short course|
|Problem Solving in Paediatric Palliative Care||Short course|
|Masterclass in Palliative Care||Short course|
|Therapeutics - Essential Updates in Therapeutics||Short course|
If you enjoy any of these modules or short courses, you may wish to go on to progress to one of our PgCert, PgDip or MSc programmes later.