Safeguarding vulnerable adults, young people and children

The aim of the module is to provide students with the opportunity to explore the meaning of ‘safeguarding’ in relation to the protection of adults, young people and children. It will examine how health practitioners contribute to multi agency working in reducing risk areas and improving long term health outcomes for adults, children and their families.

 

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: 5042
Module Credits: 15
Module Level: 7

Module leader

 

Semesters

Semester 1

 

 
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