Postgraduate Course: Leadership across different health care contexts: achieving your potential: Work based/related application (NUST11046)
|School||School of Health in Social Science
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The concepts, to which the practitioner has been introduced in ?Leadership across different health care contexts: achieving your potential' (P02953), are enhanced through the work-related opportunities presented in this course.
Enable practitioners to develop their leadership potential to influence policy and improve their working lives.
Information for Visiting Students
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Available to all students (SV1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 6,
Fieldwork Hours 10,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||The student will be required to submit a learning contract and evidence that the contract has been fulfilled. The critical account presented must demonstrate both the ability to be reflective and reflexive, and demonstrate that the current evidence in relation to leadership theory in nursing and health care is appraised.
The length should be 4,000-5,000 words. Equivalent alternative forms of assessment will be accepted.
Assessments will be marked according to School/College policy and made available for moderation by the External Examiner.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate the ability to set appropriate LOs and prepare a learning contract in an creative manner.
- Critical appraisal of the application of theory and the application of evidence in an appropriate setting.
- Exercise substantial autonomy and initiative in professional activities.
- Demonstrate ability for critical reflection and critical evaluation of the learning objectives.
- Demonstrate awareness of the skills and knowledge required to provide strategic leadership for healthcare.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Demonstrate originality and creativity in the application of knowledge, understanding and practices
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Each student will have a personal academic advisor. In addition fortnightly action learning classes will be held.
An online discussion forum will be used.
|Course organiser||Ms Maggie Carson
Tel: (0131 6)51 3928
|Course secretary||Mr Sergio Mori Sierra
Tel: (0131 6)50 4661
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