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Consultation and Physical Examination Skills

This module examines key knowledge and skills underpinning patient consultation, assessment and physical examination of the regional anatomy of the human body. Allied issues such as requesting investigations, clinical decision-making, inter-professional team working and patient referral mechanisms and professional accountability in an enhanced role are also addressed.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB) in health care
  • Minimum one year's post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess BSc (Hons) 2:2 degree award minimum
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria

Non Standard

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB)
  • Minimum of three years post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess a BSc or 60 credits equivalent at level 6 which must include a Research module (or equivalent)
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria
  • Applicants who fall short of the above entry requirements may use the RPL mechanism to contribute towards the above criteria at the discretion of the Programme Leader

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 5005
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 7

Module leader

Stuart Pinson

stuart.pinson@dmu.ac.uk

Semesters

Semester X 

May

  • 11/05/21
  • 18/05/21
  • 25/05/21

June

  • 01/06/21
  • 08/06/21
  • 15/06/21
  • 22/06/21
  • 28/06/21

July

  • 06/07/21
  • 13/07/21