Integrated Community Practice
20 credit, level 3 and Masters level module
About this course
- Course code:
- Professional/Short Course
- Nursing and Midwifery
- Glensideand Taunton
- Course director:
- Angela Young
- Key fact:
- The Integrated multi-professional common foundation programme comprises two modules: Integrated Community Care in Context (UZTSW6-20-3/UZTSW7 20-M) and Integrated Community Practice (UZTSW8-20 -3/UZTSW9-20-M)
Page last updated 15 December 2016
On completion of the 20 credit, level 3 (UZTSW8-20-3) and Masters level (UZTSW9-20-M)Integrated Community Practice module, you will be able to:
- Demonstrate learning and development in the following key areas of practice (assessment, personalised care, managing self).
- Demonstrate the ability to critically reflect on their personal, professional and academic learning and development.
- Demonstrate how their learning and development will enhance service delivery and the quality of life for service users and carers.
- Examine the challenges of integrated practice.
You must be a registered practitioner and be working in an area of practice that allows the you to meet the module learning outcomes.
Careers / Further study
- BSc (Hons) Specialist Practice
- BSc (Hons) Professional Studies
- BSc (Hons) Professional Development
- MSc Specialist Practice
- MSc Advanced Practice
- MSc Professional Development Award
- MSc Professional Development Award (Social Work)
Assessment skills and problem solving
- Holistic assessment in the community setting: tools, strategies and practice
- Developing patient pathways: a single assessment process
- Explore the scope for telehealth / telecare
- Developing rapport and the therapeutic use of self
- Managing challenging situations: effective communication strategies
- Equality and diversity: overcoming barriers to accessing health and social care
- Motivational interviewing
- Reflective practice
- Personal / professional support strategies
Learning and Teaching
A variety of approaches will be used which may include:
- ICT based platforms
- Formative assessment opportunity
- Case based approaches
- Optional Clinical Workshops
A total of 48 hours in the form of workshops and on line activities.
In order to assess your learning and development in relation to key areas of community practice, there are two components of assessment:
Component A: Submission of a Practice Learning Log developed with the support of mentorship in practice. The log should demonstrate learning and development in the following areas: holistic assessment, personalised care, managing self
Component B: Electronic submission of a mind map poster. Based on either a case study, or an episode of care, critically analyse the opportunities for and challenges to integrated practice and identify possible strategies for managing and improving care and services.
Formative assessment will take place through supervision of group work and discussion, as well as tutorial support and review of draft work.
Supplementary fee information
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Funding may be available to support your learning. Please contact your Trust Education Lead. If you work in the Private, Independent and Voluntary Sector, please contact your employer who will advise you.
Please see our timetable for full date information.
How to apply
You will apply online for your CPD modules, which you can take as stand-alone courses or as part of an undergraduate (level 3) or postgraduate (Masters level) programme.
Our how to apply page can assist you with further information prior to submitting your online application.
For further information
- Email: email@example.com
- Telephone: +44 (0)117 32 81158