Work-based Learning Project (Clinical Leadership MSc)


Work-based Learning Project (Clinical Leadership MSc)

A number of teaching and learning theories will be explored and evaluated. Students are required to identify work-based learning objectives which provide the opportunity for personal, professional and organisational development. The student will accept responsibility and will be accountable for developing, managing and achieving these objectives.

Learning outcomes:

  1. Identify and negotiate work based learning objectives which address issues relevant to the student’s personal goals and his/her immediate and wider areas of responsibilities within workplace.
  2. Assess, develop and apply appropriate skills and techniques to carry out practical investigations which will include addressing ethical issues.
  3. Integrate prior knowledge and new learning to engage with relevant organisational issues that will impact upon the work based learning.
  4. Apply appropriate theories, frameworks and principles, relevant to the issues/ situations and objectives.
  5. Make recommendations that will impact upon the student’s current and future work role and their immediate and wider areas of responsibilities.
  6. Demonstrate development of key skills and critical appraisal consistent with post graduate level study and the integration of learning with practice.

Who is the module for? Health and social care professionals involved inleading teams or organisations and/or involved in identifying change in practice aimed at service improvement through educational project.

Module code: HC7003

Entry criteria:

  • A good honours degree and/or work experience in a healthcare setting
  • International students must have IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent

Number of credits and level of study: 30 credits at level 7

Assessment: Written report

Location: Kingston University

Module length: 5 days

Module dates*
For October 2015 PT students: 12 October 2016 – 7 December 2016
For October 2016 PT and FT students: 26 April 2017 – 21 June 2017
*Dates may change

Fee: £800

Programme: This module is part of Clinical Leadership MSc