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Optimising Pain Management Level 7 module

This Optimising Pain Management Level 7 module contributes to the development of knowledge and understanding of the principles of pain management. The module enables the student to study pain management specifically in people with long term conditions, including (but not limited to) cancer, musculoskeletal disorders and vascular conditions.

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Study TypeSupported online learning
Duration3 months
LevelLevel 7 (postgraduate)
Start DateVarious

Download a Course Information SheetUniversity of Hertfordshire

The aims of this Optimising Pain Management Level 7 module are to enable students to critically evaluate and apply current research in the field of the assessment and management of chronic pain in the context of people with long term conditions.

This module contributes to the development of knowledge and understanding of the principles of pain management. There is an emphasis on the importance of carrying out a full assessment of an individual who has chronic pain in order to identify the most appropriate management strategy, based on current research and evidence. Students will have the opportunity to engage in debate and discussion pertaining to a range of pain management interventions and how patients can access them in their area of practice. The module enables the student to study pain management specifically in people with long term conditions, including (but not limited to) cancer, musculoskeletal disorders and vascular conditions.

Assessment Method: 3,000 word account

No. of Credits: 15 at Level 7

Accrediting Institution: University of Hertfordshire

Course code: 7FHH1182

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Booking for modules at this level closes 30 days before the start date, to allow time to organise academic registration.

To ensure you have the correct qualifications stipulated by the University to commence the Level 7 module, once your application is received, a member of our education team will contact you within 5 working days.

This course is accredited by the University of Hertfordshire. After purchasing your place from Education for Health, your course information will include the requirement to register for the activity with the University of Hertfordshire before the start date. Failure to do this will result in you not being able to start the course. In this instance our normal Terms & Conditions will apply.

The university registration end date is set at 6 weeks before the start date of the module. Late applications can still be processed and will be considered on an individual basis. Please be aware that applications received less than 6 weeks before the start date of the module may result in a slight delay in accessing online learning materials. If you have any queries regarding the above please contact the programme administrator [email protected]

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