Contraception and Sexual Health Theory and Clinical Practice

This module provides students with an opportunity to acquire the expertise and knowledge to become professionally confident and competent in giving advice and effective care to people of all ages, regarding contraceptive and sexual health issues. 

As part of this module, students are expected to undertake a clinical placement in a specialist sexual health service (minimum of 36 clinical hours), which will enable them to develop the necessary skills to become competent to deliver clinical sexual health care within the context of their practice area.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with the NMC / HPC or other relevant professional body. ESSENTIAL
  • Undertaken successful level 4/5 academic study. ESSENTIAL
  • Currently be employed in practice and have the support of their manager in undertaking the module. ESSENTIAL
  • Have a named Practice Assessor in clinical practice throughout the duration of the module. ESSENTIAL

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 3002
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 6

Module leader

Wendy Norton


Semester 1:

  • Monday 7th October 2019                09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Tuesday 8th October 2019                09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Monday 14th October 2019              09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Tuesday 15th October 2019              09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Wednesday 16th October 2019        09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Wednesday 6th November 2019      09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Wednesday 20th November 2019    09.00 -16.00hrs
  • Wednesday 27th November 2019    09.00 -13.00hrs


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