Continuing Professional Development

Post-graduate / Post-registration Modules

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School of Health Sciences

Post Graduate Modules  2018/19

Module code

MODULE TITLE

LOCATION

LEVEL/ CREDITS

COMMENCEMENT DATE

MODULE LEADER

NHS 2018

Extended Dissertation

Bangor/ WREXHAM

L5 (40)

Induction day:  Thursday 13th September

Gill Roberts/ Heather Bloodworth

NHS 2045

Research methods

Wrexham

L5 (20)

10th, 17th, 24th & 31st Jan;

7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Feb;

7th, 14th, 21st & 28th March 

Dr Sion Williams/Dr Graham Clarke

NHS 2063

Work based Learning

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L5 (20)

25th Sep 2018 Bangor; 28th Sep Wrexham; then online

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 2300

Interpreting the evidence

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L5 (20)

27th September 2018; 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th; 8th, 15th, October 22nd 29th, November

Gearoid Dulchaointigh

NHS 2301

Interpreting Quality and Safety

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L5 (20)

January 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st; February 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th; March 7th .

Gearoid Dulchaointigh

NHS 2302

Interpreting Health and Social care

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L5 (40)

September 27th; October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th; November 8th, 15th, 22nd 29th; January 2019 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st; February 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th; 7th March.

Gearoid Dulchaointigh

NHS 3006

Research methods

Wrexham

L6 (40)

10th, 17th, 24th & 31st Jan; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Feb; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th March 

Dr Sion Williams/Dr Graham Clarke

NHS 3027

Insights into Dementia

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L6 (20)

Oct 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th 2018; Nov 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th; Dec 4th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 3028

Complexity in Dementia

BANGOR

L6 (20)

Oct 2018 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th; Nov 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th; Dec 3rd

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 3038

Legal and ethical issues in Health care/ Nursing (Health care Law)

WREXHAM

 L6 (20)

January 2019 16th, 23rd, 30th Feb 5th, 12th, 19th ,26th, March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, April 9th.

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 3038

Legal and ethical issues in Health care/ Nursing (Health care Law)

BANGOR

 L6 (20)

25th Sept, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd October, 6th,13th,20th,27th November, 4th Dec, 8th January 2019.

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 3097

Surgical Care

Wrexham

L6 (20)

25th Jan 2019; 8th &15th Feb; 1st, 8th & 22nd March; 5th April

Gill Roberts

NHS 3103

Contraception and Associated Health

Bangor/ Wrexham

L6 (40)

January 2019 start

Sheila Brown

NHS 3111

Work Based Learning

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L6 (20)

25th Sep 2018 - Bangor 28th Sep- Wrexham then online

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3115

Emergency Practitioner

BANGOR

L6 (60)

6th Sep, then every Thurs up to 13 Dec, 17 Jan 1019

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3118

Renal Nursing

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L6 (40)

Start Oct 2018

Julie Cripps

NHS 3124

Person Centred Counselling Skills

BANGOR

L6 (20)

21st & 28th March 2019; 4th April; 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd May. 

Karen Williams

NHS 3131

Working with children / young people with mental health care needs  

Bangor

L6 (40)

January 2019 start

Karen Williams

NHS 3135

Leg ulcer Management

Wrexham

L6 (20)

January 2019 start

Joanne Jones

NHS 3136

Non Medical Prescribing

Bangor

L6 (40)

6/9/2018, then every Thursday up until 13/12/2018

Gill Roberts/Dr Lynne Williams

NHS 3137

MLAP (Teaching and Assessing)

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L6 (40)

7th, 14th, 21st, 28th March 2019

4th April

Prof Debbie Roberts 

NHS 3140

Minor Illness

BANGOR

L6 (20)

1st 8th & 22nd Oct; 5th 12th & 26th Nov; 3rd Dec 2018

Gill Roberts/ Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3144

Examination of the Newborn

Bangor/ YGC/ Wrexham

L6 (30)

9th, 17th & 31st October 14th, 21st & 28th November

Mary Longworth

NHS 3149

Diabetes Management

BANGOR

L6 (20)

18th & 23rd April 2019; 2nd, 16th & 23rd May 2019; 6th & 11th June

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3151

Return to Practice Nursing

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L6 (20)

17th, 18th, 19th, 24th & 26th September 2018; 1ST, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th & 16th October; 3rd December

Carol Westwell

NHS 3155

Ill Adult/ Acute Medical Management

BANGOR

L6 (20)

14th, 21st &28th May 2019; 11th & 18th June; 2nd & 9th July

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3159

Nursing the Neonate Requiring Intensive Care

Wrexham

L6 (60)

Start Nov 7th 2018 4th Dec 2018, 8th Jan 2019, 5th Feb 2019, 5th March, 2nd April, 7th May, 4th June, 2nd July, 6th Aug, 3rd Sep, & 1st Oct

Charlotte Boddie

NHS 3160

Acute non- invasive Ventilation

Bangor/ Wrexham

L6 (20)

24th Oct 2018; 14th Nov; 5th Dec; 9th Jan 2019

Julie Cripps

NHS 3162

Communication in Dementia Care

Bangor/ Wrexham

L6 (20)

Jan 2019 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th; Feb 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th; March 4th, 11th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 3178

Endoscopy

Wrexham

L6 (40)

4th & 25th Sep 2018; 2nd & 16th Oct; 6th & 20th Nov; 4th Dec

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3179

Infection Prevention Best Practice and Behaviours

e- Learning

L6 (20)

Oct 29th; Nov 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th; Dec 3rd, 10th; Jan 2019 7th, 14th, 21st

Dr Lynne Williams

NHS 3180

General Practice Nursing

Bangor

L6 (20)

28th Jan 2019;

4th, 11th, 25th February;

 4th, 18th, 25th March

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 3183

Cultural care giving (Dementia)

e-learning

 L6 (20)

April 2019 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th; May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th;

June 3rd, 10th

Dr Sion Williams 

NHS 3184

Perspectives on Health

Bangor/ Wrexham

L6 (20)

23rd & 30th Jan 2019;

13th 20th & 27th Feb;

6th 13th &20th March

Gearoid Dulchaointigh

NHS 3185

Chronic Conditions 

Wrexham

L6 (20)

26th April 2019;

6th 13th & 27th May;

3rd 16th & 26th June

Julie Birrell

NHS 3196

Advancing Knowledge

e- Learning

L6 (20)

24th Jan 1019 then online

Sara Roberts

NHS 3204
Wrexham
L6 (30)

Sep 2018 19th; October 24th;

Nov 14th; Dec 5th; Jan 2019 16th;

Feb 13th; March 20th; April 17th

NHS 3205
Wrexham
L6 (30)

Sep 2018 19th; October 24th; Nov 14th;

Dec 5th; Jan 2019 16th; Feb 13th;

March 20th; April 17th

NHS 3208

Foundations in Palliative care

St. Davids Hospice

L6 (20)

26th Sep 2018; 3rd, 17th & 31st Oct; 14th ,21st & 28th Nov; 5th & 19th Dec

Benjamin Turton

NHS 3209

Fundamentals in Critical Care

YGC/Wrexham

L6 (20)

13th, 20th, September 4th, 25th, October 15th, 29th, November 12th December

Naomi Jenkins

NHS 3210

Advanced Critical Care

YGC/Wrexham

L6 (20)

14th, 21st April 4th, 9th, 16th, 30th May, 13th, 14th June

Naomi Jenkins

NHS 3324
E-Learning
L6 (20)
September 2019 start

NHS 4003

Health Economics

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

25th Sep 2018; 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th Oct; 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th Nov; 4th, 11th &18th Dec

Professor Rhiannon Tudor Edwards

NHS 4005

 Epidemiology

Bangor

L7 (20)

Wednesday morning - October 3rd through to 19th December 2018

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4207

Principles and Practices of Public Health and Health Promotion

Bangor

L7 (20)

Tuesday morning - September 25th through to 18th December 2018

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4405

Principles and Practice of Public Health

E- Learning

L7 (20)

Week commencing 1st October through to 21st December 2018

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4213

Physiology & Pathophysiology for Advanced practice

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

Morning only 19th & 26th Sep 2018; 3rd, 10th & 17th Oct; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Nov; 5th Dec. ( 9th 16th 23rd 30th of January 2019;  all day)

Dr Graham Clarke

NHS 4221

Public Health Nutrition

Bangor

L7 (20)

Wednesday Afternoon  - January 9th through to April 3rd 2019

Dr Claire Tuck / Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4226

Work based Learning

BANGOR/ WREXHAM

L7 (20)

7th November, 5th December, 13th February

Dr David Evans

NHS 4227

Consultation and history taking skills

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

Afternoon only 19th &26th Sep 2018; 3rd, 10th & 17th Oct; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Nov; 5th Dec

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4228

Physical Examination and diagnostics

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

23rd & 30th Jan 2019; 13th, 20th & 27th Feb; 6th, 20th & 27th March; 3rd, 10th & 17th April; 1st May; OSCE'S 12th June

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4233

Dissertation

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (60)

12th September 2018

Sara Roberts

NHS 4238

Legal and Ethical concepts

Wrexham

L7 (20)

January 2019 16th, 23rd, 30th, 5th 12th 19th 26th Feb, March 5th 12th 19th 26th, April 9th.

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 4238

Legal and Ethical concepts

Bangor 

L7 (20)

25th Sept, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd October, 6th,13th,20th,27th November, 4th Dec, 8th January 2019.

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 4247

Diabetes Management

Bangor

L7 (40)

18th & 23rd April 2019; 2nd, 16th & 23rd May 2019; 6th & 11th June

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4250

Research methods

Bangor/ WREXHAM

L7 (20)

10th, 17th, 24th & 31st Jan; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Feb; 7th & 14th March

Dr Graham Clarke/Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4253

Research methods

e- Learning

L7 (20)

10th, 17th, 24th & 31st Jan; 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th Feb; 7th & 14th March

Dr Graham Clarke/Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4254

Ill Adult/ Acute Medical Management

BANGOR

L7 (20)

14th, 21st &28th May 2019; 11th & 18th June; 2nd & 9th July

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4333

Bilingual Dissertation

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (60)

12th September 2018

Sara Roberts

NHS 4354

Person Centred Counselling Skills

BANGOR

L7 (20)

21st & 28th March2019; 4th April; 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd May.

Karen Williams

NHS 4355

Non Medical Prescribing

(Health professionals)

(Pharmacists)

BANGOR

L7 (40)

6/9/2018, then every Thursday up until 13/12/2018

Gill Roberts

NHS 4356

Advancing Knowledge

e-learning

L7 (20)

24th Jan 1019 start

Sara Roberts

NHS 4368

Positioning Dementia Care

Bangor

L7 (20)

Oct 2018 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th; Nov 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th; Dec 4th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4369

Managing complex Transitions

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

Oct 2018 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th; Nov 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th; Dec 3rd

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4370

ACP GI Endoscopy and Screening

Wrexham

L7 (40)

4th & 25th Sep 2018; 2nd & 16th Oct; 6th & 20th Nov; 4th Dec

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4371

Communication in Dementia Care

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

Jan 2019 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th; Feb 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th; March 4th, 11th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4373

Culturally Sensitive Care

E- Learning

L7 (20)

April 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th 2019; May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th; June 3rd, 10th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4375

Developing Advanced Practice

Bangor/ e- learning

L7 (20)

2nd October 2018

Sara Roberts

NHS 4376

Emergency Practitioner

BANGOR

L7 (40)

6th Sep 2018, then every Thurs up to 13 Dec, 17 Jan 2019

Gill Roberts/Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4377

Working with Children and Young People with Mental Health Care Needs

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (40)

12th, 13th, 14th, 15th November, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th January

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th April

10th, 11th, 12th, 13th June

Karen Williams

NHS 4378

MLAP (Teaching and assessing)

Bangor/ WREXHAM

L7 (40)

7th, 14th, 21st, 28th March 2019

4th April

Prof Debbie Roberts

NHS 4379

Approaches to Health Quality

BANGOR/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

17th, 24th, 31st October, 14th & 21st November 2018.

Carol Westwell

NHS 4380

Leadership in context

BANGOR

L7 (20)

Semester 1: Week 14 Semester 2: 30, 31, 32 and 36

Dr David Evans

NHS 4381

Evidence for improvement

BANGOR/ Wrexham

L7 (40)

15th, 22nd& 29th March 2019; 5th & 12th June 2019

Dr Mary Lynch

NHS 4382

Infection Prevention best practice and behaviours

e- Learning

 L7 (20)

Oct 29th; Nov 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th; Dec 3rd, 10th; January 2019 7th, 14th, 21st

Dr Lynne Williams

NHS 4383

PGR Preparation for Teaching

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

April 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th 2019; May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th; June 3rd, 10th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4384

Contraception and Associated Health

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

January 2019 start

Sheila Brown

NHS 4385

Optimising the childbirth experience

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

2018 10th 24th Oct; 14th & 28th Nov; 12th Dec

Dr Jude Field

NHS 4386

Optimising breastfeeding and human Lactation

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

2019  1st, 15th & 29th May; 12th June

Sheila Brown

NHS 4004

Social and Behavioural Science

Bangor

L7 (20)

Wednesday Morning - January 9th through to April 3rd 2019

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4388

Social and Behavioural Science

E- Learning

L7 (20)

7th January  through to 5th April 2019

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4389

Epidemiology

E- Learning

L7 (20)

Week commencing 1st October through to 21st December 2018

Dr Jaci Huws

NHS 4390

Health Economics

E- Leaning

L7 (20)

25th Sep 2018; 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th Oct; 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th Nov; 4th, 11th &18th Dec

Professor Rhiannon Tudor Edwards

NHS 4391

Basic Trial Design

E-Learning

L7 (20)

September 2019 start

Professor Paul Brocklehurst

NHS 4392

Trials in complexity

E-Learning

L7 (20)

September 2019 start

Professor Paul Brocklehurst

NHS 4393

Collaborative Working in Mental Health

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

January 2019 start

Dr David Coyle

NHS 4394

Navigating Mental Health and Social Care

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

January 2019 start

Dr David Coyle

NHS 4395

Surgical Care

Bangor/ WREXHAM

L7 (20)

25th Jan 2019; 8th & 15th Feb; 1st 8th & 22nd March; 5th April

Heather Bloodworth

NHS 4396

Examination of a Newborn

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

9th, 17th & 31st Oct 2018; 14th, 21st & 28th Nov; 12th Dec

Sheila Brown

NHS 4398

Legal Concepts End of Life

Bangor

L7 (20)

September 27th, October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, Nov 8th, 15th, 22nd 29th, December 6th, January 10th (mornings only)

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 4398

Legal Concepts End of Life

Wrexham

L7 (20)

September 27th, October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, Nov 8th, 15th, 22nd 29th, December 6th, January 10th (mornings only except for 30/1/2019 and 26/2/2019).

Dr Elizabeth Mason

NHS 4399

Learning Cultural Care

E-Learning

L7 (20)

April 2019 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th; May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th; June 3rd, 10th

Dr Sion Williams

NHS 4404

Co- Producing Health

BANGOR/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

Semester 1:  Week 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Dr  David Evans

NHS 4408

Principles of Adult learning

Bangor

L7 (20)

2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd Oct 2018; 13th, 20th & 27th Nov 2018; 4th & 11th Dec 2018

Dr Mary Lynch

NHS 4417

Managing Risk in Health contexts

Bangor/ Wrexham

L7 (20)

January 2019 start

Dr David Coyle

Wrexham
L7 (20)

19th September 2018 start

Wrexham
L7 (20)
24th January 2019 start

NHS 4433

Foundations in Palliative care

St. Davids Hospice

L7 (20)

26th Sep 2018; 3rd, 17th & 31st Oct; 14th ,21st & 28th Nov; 5th & 19th Dec

Benjamin Turton

NHS 4434

Advances in Palliative care

St. Davids Hospice

L7 (20)

Will continue on Wednesdays, All day 7 sessions over 12 weeks from January 2019; 2nd, 9th, 16th,23rd & 30th Jan; 6th, 13th, 20, 27th Feb; 6th, 13th & 20th March

Benjamin Turton

NHS 4442

Fundamentals in Critical Care

Wrexham

L7 (20)

13th 20th Septemeber

4th, 25th October

15th, 29th November, 12th December

Naomi Jenkins

NHS 4443

Advanced Critical Care

Wrexham

L7 (20)

14rh, 21st March

4th April 9th, 16th & 30th May

13th, 14th June

Naomi Jenkins

NHS 4444

Social Prescribing

Bangor

L7 (20)

26th September

10th, 24th October

14th November

12th December

Dr David Evans

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Part-time BN Nursing

The part-time BN Nursing is a Welsh Government commissioned programme, only available to NHS Wales employed support workers and those working in independent GP practices where they have support of the local health board.

Students who do not wish to register for the BSc (Hons) pathway can choose a limited number of modules at either level 5 or level 6 from the pathway to study as an Associate Student.

Students can then carry a maximum of 60 credits forward when they choose to register on the BSc (Hons) Health Studies degree programme.

Fees

The fees for nurses and midwives employed by Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board may be covered by commissioning arrangements with Bangor University if they have the signed support of their Manager and Head of Nursing and Midwifery Education, Research and Professional Practice, BCUHB. Please check with the the Office of the Head of Nursing and Midwifery Education, Research and Professional Practice, BCUHB.

Making an Application

Further information and application forms can be obtained from contacting the School BSc Admissions.