MANAGING PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES - 2019/0

Module code: NUR2110

Module provider

School of Health Sciences

Module Leader

DREW Laurence (Health Sci.)

Number of Credits: 15

ECTS Credits: 7.5

Framework: FHEQ Level 5

JACs code: B700

Module cap (Maximum number of students): N/A

Module Availability

Semester 2

Module content

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework VIDEO 60
Coursework WRITTEN ANALYSIS 40

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Assessment Strategy

Module aims

  • Students will explore the relationships between physical and mental health in order to effectively implement holistic care

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
1 Demonstrate detailed knowledge of how mental and physical health interact in a social context across the lifespan drawing upon evidence to support understanding. KCPT
2 Analyse the interaction between cognitive abilities and disabilities, mental health and physical well-being. KCPT
3 Identify and adopt a user and carer focused approach to understanding and relieving psychological and physical distress. KCPT
4 Analyse a range of interventions and evidence to inform a choice of strategies for managing effective, holistic delivery of care, taking account of ethical issues associated with care. KCPT
5 Evaluate the benefits and challenges of interdisciplinary and interagency working. KCPT

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Overall student workload

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Indicated Lecture Hours (which may also include seminars, tutorials, workshops and other contact time) are approximate and may include in-class tests where one or more of these are an assessment on the module. In-class tests are scheduled/organised separately to taught content and will be published on to student personal timetables, where they apply to taken modules, as soon as they are finalised by central administration. This will usually be after the initial publication of the teaching timetable for the relevant semester.

Reading list

Reading list for MANAGING PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/nur2110

Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Children's Nursing) BSc (Hons)(NURSES PRE-REG SEPT) 2 Core Each unit of assessment must be passed at 40% to pass the module
Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Mental Health Nursing) BSc (Hons)(NURSES PRE-REG SEPT) 2 Core Each unit of assessment must be passed at 40% to pass the module

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2019/0 academic year.