Module code: NURM170

Module provider

School of Health Sciences

Module Leader

TOBUTT Clive (Health Sci.)

Number of Credits: 15

ECTS Credits: 7.5

Framework: FHEQ Level 7

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

Overall student workload

Module Availability

Semester 1

Module content

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting

Alternative Assessment

N/A Pass mark 50%

Assessment Strategy

Formative assessment

OSCE, a crisis situation using structured peer feedback



Summative assessment for this module consists of:

OSCE, with reflective viva

Module aims

  • Enable the student to develop an understanding of crisis situation assessment and management within the context of multi-aganecy care provision

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
1 Identify and show a deep understanding of the complexities involved in intra-professional care in order to deliver effective evidence based care.
2 Critically appraise and evaluate the care required in known and unknown clinical situations, utilising a developing range of leadership theories.
3 Critically evaluate, develop and maintain specific communication and assertiveness skills to advocate for people who use mental health services by synthesising ideas and evidence to enhance the user experience.
4 Develop critical responses and advanced decision-making skills in collaboration with services, teams, families and carers in order to inform future clinical practice, showing a deep understanding of potential ethical dilemmas.
5 Through rehearsal of comprehensive assessment, select appropriate advances methodological approaches and critically evaluate their effectiveness.

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

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

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Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse - Mental Health) PGDip(NURSES PRE-REG SEPT) 1 Core Each unit of assessment must be passed at 50% 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 2020/1 academic year.