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Wider Patient Engagement

All nursing students are offered the opportunity to engage in wider patient engagement activities during their three year programme. The Wider Patient Engagement (WPEAI) Framework facilitates a maximum of 200 hours throughout the programme of volunteering activity with patient representation groups and organisations either virtually or face to face.

Key information

Expected hours of commitment: 200

Who can participate?: SNAM Nursing Students

Suitable for which level?*: 6

Will this activity appear on my HEAR?: This activity is currently being reviewed for future inclusion in the HEAR

Which graduate attributes will I develop with this activity?

Main skills developed
The competent and confident professional

Other skills developed
The critical and creative learner
The sustainable and global citizen
The resilient and thriving individual

Is there a cost?
There is no cost for this activity

Further information

kim.young@plymouth.ac.uk

*Levels explained

Level 4 is the equivalent of first stage undergraduate study (e.g, Certificate of Higher Education)

Level 5 is the equivalent of second stage undergraduate study (e.g. Diploma of Higher Education, Foundation degree)

Level 6 is the equivalent of final stage undergraduate study (e.g. Bachelors degree)

Level 7 is postgraduate study (e.g. Masters degree)