Modules for course B701 | BSC/HS
BSc Health Studies (part-time)

These are the modules currently offered on this course in the 2019–20 academic year.

You can also view the modules offered in the years: 2018–19; 2020–21.

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Year 1 Modules

Compulsory Modules

Semester 1

  • NHS-2018: Diploma Dissertation Option (40) Core
    1. Retrieve information/data, 2. Select, and 3. Interpret relevant articles/readings/data, and 4. Make recommendations or conclusions about the literature review. 5. Managing the writing task, 6. Revision of the seven point procedure for writing essays, 7. Structuring the writing, 8. Framework for an argumentative essay, or 9. Framework for a comparing and contrasting essay, 10. Reviewing own work, and 11. Review supervisors¿ feedback.
  • NHS-2300: Interpreting Evidence (20) Core

Semester 2

  • NHS-2018: Diploma Dissertation Option
    1. Retrieve information/data, 2. Select, and 3. Interpret relevant articles/readings/data, and 4. Make recommendations or conclusions about the literature review. 5. Managing the writing task, 6. Revision of the seven point procedure for writing essays, 7. Structuring the writing, 8. Framework for an argumentative essay, or 9. Framework for a comparing and contrasting essay, 10. Reviewing own work, and 11. Review supervisors¿ feedback.
  • NHS-2302: Interpreting Quality Safety (20) Core

Year 2 Modules

Compulsory Modules

Semester 1

  • NHS-3006: Research Methods S2 (40) Core
  • NHS-3038: Legal & Ethical Issues (20) Core
    English and Welsh Legal System Theories of Moral Philosophy Accountability in professional practice Negligence in professional practice and legal liability Human Rights Act Clinical governance Informed consent Incapacitated consent Confidentiality to include the Data Proteciton Act, Access to Records Act & Freedom of Information Act End of life issues to include pain management at end of life, withdrawing and withholding treatment and euthanasia Health and Safety at Work Review of statutory legislation relating to healthcare as relevant
  • NHS-3184: Perpectives on Health (20) Core

Semester 2