Modules for course B704 | BSC/HW
BSc Health and Wellbeing

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

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Year 2 Modules

Compulsory Modules

Semester 1

  • PPP-2010: Social Psychology (10)
    ONE of the following textbooks will provide you with a basic overview of the topic to support your learning through this course. However, please remember that it is expected that you will read original papers (research or review articles from peer reviewed journals) rather than relying on the textbook whenever possible. Please refer to the word documents that accompany each lecture to see a comprehensive list of original sources in the reference sections – consider these references as your reading lists for each topic. Sutton, R. & Douglas, K. (2013). Social Psychology. London: Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN-10: 0230218032 ISBN-13: 978-0230218031 Hogg, M.A. & G.M. Vaughan. (2011). Social Psychology 6th Edition. London: Prentice Hall. ISBN-10: 0273741144 ISBN-13: 978-0273741145 Please note that the most recent edition of the above textbook is preferred, but the previous edition (5th) is acceptable Aronson, E. (2008). The Social Animal 10th Edition. New York: Worth. ISBN-10: 1429203161 ISBN-13: 978-1429203166
  • NHS-2300: Interpreting Evidence (20) Core
  • NHS-2305: Ageing and Well Being (10) Core
  • NHS-2306: Interpreting Health Social Car (20) Core

Semester 2

Year 3 Modules

Compulsory Modules

Semester 1

Semester 2

Optional Modules

40 credits from:

40 credits from:

  • option2
  • NHS-3157: Health Leadership (20) (Semester 1)
    The module includes the following broad themes, within the context of the learner’s ward/department: • Clinical/Service leadership and management • Performance management • People Management (including developing self and others) • Resource management • Quality management including managing the patient/customer experience • Service improvement and change management • Data collection and exploratory data analysis (EDA) Other related content • Critical evaluation of theory, research and health &related policy • Developing critical thinking and writing skills (see key skills)
  • NHS-3198: Introduction Health Economics (20) (Semester 2)
  • Students choose either option 1 or option 2