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Knowledge Applied to Nursing Practice 1 - HEA00062C

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  • Department: Health Sciences
  • Module co-ordinator: Ms. Gillian Punton
  • Credit value: 30 credits
  • Credit level: C
  • Academic year of delivery: 2021-22

Module will run

Occurrence Teaching period
A Autumn Term 2021-22 to Spring Term 2021-22

Module aims

Evidence completion of EOAR requirements and demonstrate skills associated with key concepts from the Stage 1 theory modules.

Module learning outcomes

By the end of the module, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate key skills for effective nursing practice.
  2. Reflect on development of therapeutic relationships through effective communication.
  3. Reflect on your ability and responsibility to provide safe and effective care.
  4. Reflect on your understanding of key concepts in the safe administration of medicines.
  5. Understand how a range of assessments are applied to your nursing practice.

Indicative assessment

Task Length % of module mark
Coursework - extensions not feasible/practicable
N/A 100

Special assessment rules

Non-reassessable & Non-compensatable

Additional assessment information

Actual Total practice hours required: 396 plus 59 simulation hours.

Indicative reassessment


Module feedback

Verbal and written evidence of achievement is provided within the student’s Electronic Ongoing Assessment Record, completed by the Practice Assessor.

Indicative reading

Dougherty L, Lister S (2015) (9th Edition) The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons

Nursing and Midwifery Council: The Code; Professional standards of practice and behaviour for nurses, midwives and nursing associates (2018)

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