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.
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
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)