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, interactive CD-ROM 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.
This module is delivered by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust in partnership with the University of Plymouth.