Taught course

Enhanced Professional Practice (EPP)

Institution
Swansea University · College of Human and Health Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

To apply for this course you will need: to be employed within the health and social care sector; an appropriate degree or its equivalent from an approved institution (preferably 2:2 or above) evidence of recent academic study and/ or Continuous Professional Development; a minimum of two years’ experience and possession of a relevant professional portfolio.

Months of entry

September

Course content

In a practice driven environment such as health and social care, the concept of work based learning is a cornerstone for the continuing professional development of health and social care practitioners.

The Enhanced Professional Practice course is an academic award specifically developed around the needs of busy, practising health and social care professionals looking to gain academic credit for their learning.

It is a work-based, highly-flexible and modular programme which comprises ‘M’ level studies.

Modules typically include:

• Starting your professional development

• Policy influences on your practice

• Assessing your current practice

• How the evidence base can help you change your practice

• How can I make a change in practice?

• Advancing your own practice

• Teaching and learning in practice

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Mark Jones
Email
m.a.c.jones@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1792 606264