Enhanced Parkinson’s disease management (Image courtesy of Pixabay)

Key features

This 40 credit degree-level module enables you to become competent in assessing, planning, delivering, evaluating and leading the care of people with Parkinson’s disease; and to give support and advice to their carers.

You will develop an enquiring mind for leading and influencing change in Parkinson’s disease service.

With subject-specific knowledge and skill, you will be able to promote high-quality care within the clinical setting through the dissemination of evidence-based information.

The course is normally planned to run over a six month period whereby you will attend taught sessions. 

Delivery consists of keynote lectures, group work, expert patient, student-led activities, digital media and blended learning.

This module can be studied as a standalone module or as an optional module towards some of our BSc (Hons) Professional Development pathways - please contact the Professional Development Unit for further information.

Module code




FHEQ level

Level 6 - bachelors degree

How to apply

For further information on module dates, entry requirements, fees and funding and how to apply please contact the relevant education coordinator for the organisation where you wish to undertake the module, see below contact details.

This module is delivered by:

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Lynne Osborne lynneosborne@nhs.net

Admissions information 

Additional information and documentation required for the application process.
  • Application forms. 
  • Change of name forms.
  • Pre-course information.
  • Downloadable guides.
  • Student card.
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Faculty of Health and Human Sciences

You can contact the Professional Development Unit with any queries

Prospective student enquiries

+44 1752 586951

Current student enquiries

Professional Development Unit, Level 4 Rolle Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom.

8.30–17.00 (Friday 16.30)