Safeguarding Vulnerable Children and Adults Level 7

The aim of this 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. Critical analysis and evaluation of innovative problem solving skills in complex situations by the health practitioner. Implementing innovative approaches to safeguarding will be appraised. 

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

Deborah Millington

E: deborah.millington@dmu.ac.uk
T: 0116 2013890

Semesters

Semester 2

Tuesday 28th January 2020                9.00-12.00

Tuesday 4th February 2020                 9.00-12.00

Tuesday 11th February 2020               9.00-12.00

Tuesday 18th February 2020               9.00-12.00

Tuesday 25th February 2020               9.00-12.00

Tuesday 3rd March 2020                     9.00-12.00

Tuesday 10th March 2020                   9.00-12.00

Tuesday 17th March 2020                   9.00-12.00

Tuesday 24th March 2020                   9.00-12.00

Tuesday 31st March 2020                   9.00-12.00

Tuesday 7th April 2020                        9.00-12.00

Tuesday 21st April 2020                      9.00-12.00

Room: Edith Murphy House 2.01

 

 
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