This Principles of COPD for Professional Practice Short Course is accredited by the University of Hertfordshire and is taught at Level 5/Diploma level.
This course is delivered by Interactive Blended Online Learning including two pre-recorded lectures, videos and a minimum of five live sessions offered with a module support tutor to ensure learners get the opportunity to ask questions and discuss with peers.
This Principles of COPD for Professional Practice Short Course will equip students with the knowledge and skills to improve the care of people with COPD in hospital and community settings. Sound knowledge, underpinned with essential practical skills and techniques equips them to participate effectively in the care of patients with COPD.
Successful students will demonstrate appropriate skills and knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of such patients and, using current clinical guidelines, will be able to suggest, initiate and vary treatment in response to assessment of individual needs.
Assessment Method: 1,500 word essay and 2,500 word case study
Study Method: Interactive Blended Online Learning
Duration: 6 months
No. of Credits: 30 at Level 5
Accrediting Institution: University of Hertfordshire
Course Information Sheet: click to download
eLearning requirements: click to view
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