University of the West of England, Bristol
University of the West of England, Bristol

Our Courses

Accelerating Learning for Professionals
Face-to-face
Accelerating Learning for Professionals University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to demonstrate a problem solving approach to analysis and will assist you in examining the nature of evidence based practice and its impact on your... read more
This course will enable you to demonstrate a problem solving approach to analysis and will assist you in examining the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Accelerating Learning for Professionals - Level 1 (Paramedics Conversion Course)
Face-to-face
Accelerating Learning for Professionals - Level 1 (Paramedics Conversion Course) University of the West of England, Bristol
This Accelerating Learning for Professionals (Paramedic conversion) course is an exciting move forward if you would like to accelerate your progress toward a degree. It will equip you with the... read more
This Accelerating Learning for Professionals (Paramedic conversion) course is an exciting move forward if you would like to accelerate your... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Advanced Life Sciences
Distance
Advanced Life Sciences University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to choose two of the following three Life Sciences themed units to study: *Applied Genetics *Biology of Microorganisms *Human Physiology.
This course will enable you to choose two of the following three Life Sciences themed units to study: *Applied Genetics *Biology... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Advanced Practice with Adults at Risk
Face-to-face
Advanced Practice with Adults at Risk University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines advanced practice around working with adults at risk by critically analysing and evaluating contemporary legislation, knowledge, policy and interventions.
This course examines advanced practice around working with adults at risk by critically analysing and evaluating contemporary legislation, knowledge, policy... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Advanced Transfusion and Transplantation Science
Distance
Advanced Transfusion and Transplantation Science University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the application of tissue science methods and techniques and their value in relevant areas of clinical practice, methods and techniques used in histocompatibility and immunogenetics, application of... read more
This course examines the application of tissue science methods and techniques and their value in relevant areas of clinical practice,... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Advancing Practice in Long Term Conditions
Face-to-face
Advancing Practice in Long Term Conditions University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the anatomy, physiology and clinical reasoning supporting the recognition of long term conditions, including diagnostic findings, skills and clinical reasoning, action planning, case management and treatment, collaborative... read more
This course examines the anatomy, physiology and clinical reasoning supporting the recognition of long term conditions, including diagnostic findings, skills... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Affect, Emotion and Society
Face-to-face
Affect, Emotion and Society University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the psychoanalytic, sociological and philosophical underpinnings of a psycho-social approach in the social sciences, allowing you to evaluate current research and advanced scholarship in relation to key... read more
This course examines the psychoanalytic, sociological and philosophical underpinnings of a psycho-social approach in the social sciences, allowing you to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Anatomy and Pathology in Cross-Sectional Imaging
Distance
Anatomy and Pathology in Cross-Sectional Imaging University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines regional anatomy of the human body in health and disease - particularly anatomical spatial relationships, pathological changes to normal anatomy and the application of anatomical and pathological... read more
This course examines regional anatomy of the human body in health and disease - particularly anatomical spatial relationships, pathological changes... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Anatomy and Physiology
Face-to-face
Anatomy and Physiology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers basic anatomical terminology, physiological control mechanisms, connective tissue types, major bones of the human skeleton & major organs, endocrine &... read more
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers basic anatomical terminology, physiological control mechanisms, connective tissue types, major... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Applied Life Sciences
Distance
Applied Life Sciences University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the integrated nature of diagnostic assessments conducted on patients and/or patient samples, focusing on blood and tissue Sciences, immunology and disease.
This course examines the integrated nature of diagnostic assessments conducted on patients and/or patient samples, focusing on blood and tissue... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Applied Transfusion and Transplantation Science
Distance
Applied Transfusion and Transplantation Science University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the integrated nature of diagnostic assessments conducted on patients and/or patient samples, focusing on blood and tissue science, haematology and transfusion science, homeostasis and malignant disease, cellular... read more
This course examines the integrated nature of diagnostic assessments conducted on patients and/or patient samples, focusing on blood and tissue... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Asthma Care and Management
Face-to-face
Asthma Care and Management University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines asthma service provision and implementation/development strategies, current theories of asthma associated pathophysiology, anti-asthma therapy and management strategies, disease aetiology, management and the health care professional/service user therapeutic... read more
This course examines asthma service provision and implementation/development strategies, current theories of asthma associated pathophysiology, anti-asthma therapy and management strategies,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Best Interest Assessment
Face-to-face
Best Interest Assessment University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will give you an understanding of the values which support the Mental Capacity Act, particularly in relation to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and their implications for the... read more
This course will give you an understanding of the values which support the Mental Capacity Act, particularly in relation to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Brachytherapy Principles and Clinical Applications
Face-to-face
Brachytherapy Principles and Clinical Applications University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines Brachytherapy principles and applications, working practices & service development, the role of brachytherapy within therapeutic radiographer professional development, medico-legal and ethical implications, service re-design & enhancement, clinical... read more
This course examines Brachytherapy principles and applications, working practices & service development, the role of brachytherapy within therapeutic radiographer professional... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Burn Care and Rehabilitation
Face-to-face
Burn Care and Rehabilitation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will help you explore, interrogate and evaluate the bio-psycho-social dimensions of burn injury in acute and long term care.
This course will help you explore, interrogate and evaluate the bio-psycho-social dimensions of burn injury in acute and long term... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Cardiac Care
Face-to-face
Cardiac Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the care of an adult with a cardiac condition from assessment to management, considering pathophysiology related to the cardiac condition and reviewing policy. Implications for practice will... read more
This course examines the care of an adult with a cardiac condition from assessment to management, considering pathophysiology related to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Care of the Acutely Ill Adult
Distance
Care of the Acutely Ill Adult University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines altered respiratory and cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology, communication and documentation in acute care, assessment and management of cognitive/neurological deterioration, clinical presentation in relation to physiological response to... read more
This course examines altered respiratory and cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology, communication and documentation in acute care, assessment and management of... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Care of the Adult with Diabetes
Face-to-face
Care of the Adult with Diabetes University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the pathophysiology associated with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and its impact on individuals and their families and carers, contemporary issues in diabetes care management, pharmacological... read more
This course examines the pathophysiology associated with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and its impact on individuals and their... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Care of the Child/Young Person with Cancer
Face-to-face
Care of the Child/Young Person with Cancer University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is offered as a partnership between the University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and the University of the West of England, offering full access to a team of... read more
This course is offered as a partnership between the University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and the University of the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Cellular Pathology and Oncology
Face-to-face
Cellular Pathology and Oncology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers technical aspects of cellular pathology, principles of cancer biology and the pathology and investigation of tissues and organs.
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers technical aspects of cellular pathology, principles of cancer biology and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Chronic and Acute Care Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Face-to-face
Chronic and Acute Care Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the physiology and patho-physiology of COPD, assessment, care and management of complications, ethico-legal issues, the role of the multidisciplinary team within primary and/or acute care settings, leadership,... read more
This course examines the physiology and patho-physiology of COPD, assessment, care and management of complications, ethico-legal issues, the role of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Clinical Biochemistry
Face-to-face
Clinical Biochemistry University of the West of England, Bristol
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers enzymes, liver function/disease, detoxification & excretory mechanisms, acid-base disorders, endocrinology, toxicology & drug therapy, plasma proteins, molecular genetics, biomarkers of... read more
This course contributes towards the BSc Biomedical Top-up & covers enzymes, liver function/disease, detoxification & excretory mechanisms, acid-base disorders, endocrinology,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Communication Skills in Supportive and End of Life Care
Face-to-face
Communication Skills in Supportive and End of Life Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines psycho-social responses to acute and chronic illness, communication frameworks to achieve best practice, professional codes of conduct and organisational policy, support strategies for professionals working with emotional... read more
This course examines psycho-social responses to acute and chronic illness, communication frameworks to achieve best practice, professional codes of conduct... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Community Specialist Practice
Face-to-face
Community Specialist Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to evidence the achievement of the NMC SPQ standards (District Nursing) and practice hours, critically reflect on your learning and development over the course of... read more
This course will enable you to evidence the achievement of the NMC SPQ standards (District Nursing) and practice hours, critically... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Complex Pregnancy, Assessment of Risk and Care Planning
Face-to-face
Complex Pregnancy, Assessment of Risk and Care Planning University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines effective and safe care for women with complex social, medical and pregnancy related co-morbidities, co-management of complex pregnancies within multi-professional, multi-agency working, communicating risk and complexity in... read more
This course examines effective and safe care for women with complex social, medical and pregnancy related co-morbidities, co-management of complex... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Complexities of Caring for Older People
Face-to-face
Complexities of Caring for Older People University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines frailty and its influence on managing complex needs in older people, co-morbidity, polypharmacy and ageing and the impact on the older person's health.
This course examines frailty and its influence on managing complex needs in older people, co-morbidity, polypharmacy and ageing and the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Computed Tomography Technology
Distance
Computed Tomography Technology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will examine the physics/technology of computed tomography, technical quality of CT images, errors/remedial action, current CT principles, safety, legislation, dosimetry & guidelines, image reformatting & post processing technologies,... read more
This course will examine the physics/technology of computed tomography, technical quality of CT images, errors/remedial action, current CT principles, safety,... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Contemporary Issues in Advancing Health Practice
Face-to-face
Contemporary Issues in Advancing Health Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines healthcare policy and the context of specialist and advanced practice roles in healthcare delivery and services.
This course examines healthcare policy and the context of specialist and advanced practice roles in healthcare delivery and services.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Contemporary Leadership in Rehabilitation
Distance
Contemporary Leadership in Rehabilitation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines contemporary leadership approaches and expectations within rehabilitation, evaluating your role and attributes as a leader, development strategies and tools, aligning leadership focus with local/national drivers, negotiating support... read more
This course examines contemporary leadership approaches and expectations within rehabilitation, evaluating your role and attributes as a leader, development strategies... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Critical Care in Practice
Face-to-face
Critical Care in Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is built around the 'National Competency Framework for Adult Critical Care Nurses' (Steps 2 & 3) and is therefore designed to relate practically to a nurse's role.
This course is built around the 'National Competency Framework for Adult Critical Care Nurses' (Steps 2 & 3) and is... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Cross-sectional Anatomy for the Nuclear Medicine Practitioner
Distance
Cross-sectional Anatomy for the Nuclear Medicine Practitioner University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the regional anatomy of the head, neck and trunk, major organs, their components, vessels and major lymphatic structures in anatomical cross-section, anatomical spatial relationships, changes to normal... read more
This course examines the regional anatomy of the head, neck and trunk, major organs, their components, vessels and major lymphatic... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Current Applications in Hybrid Imaging Practice
Face-to-face
Current Applications in Hybrid Imaging Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines current applications of hybrid imaging practice such as equipment design, safety, training implications and effective use. It also examines future development opportunities for the hybrid imaging practitioner... read more
This course examines current applications of hybrid imaging practice such as equipment design, safety, training implications and effective use. It... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Current Issues in Community Practice
Face-to-face
Current Issues in Community Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will examine literature, research and policy relating to contemporary community nursing practice, improvement, innovation and effective strategies, opportunities for and challenges to integrated practice within community settings, public... read more
This course will examine literature, research and policy relating to contemporary community nursing practice, improvement, innovation and effective strategies, opportunities... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Dissertation
Face-to-face
Dissertation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to produce a comprehensive and critical literature review, evaluate and explore aspects of the research process, evaluate and contribute to theoretical and methodological debate and... read more
This course will enable you to produce a comprehensive and critical literature review, evaluate and explore aspects of the research... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Level
Beginner
Dissertation (PQF)
Face-to-face
Dissertation (PQF) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to develop an appropriate research method, critically analyse ethical issues, critically evaluate research and current issues, demonstrate analysis and interpretation of data, critically evaluate findings,... read more
This course will enable you to develop an appropriate research method, critically analyse ethical issues, critically evaluate research and current... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Dissertation in Psychology
Face-to-face
Dissertation in Psychology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will help you to carry out a critical literature review, identify and locate a research question, select and defend your approach, design a research study, plan and execute... read more
This course will help you to carry out a critical literature review, identify and locate a research question, select and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Dual Diagnosis: Substance Misuse and Mental Health
Face-to-face
Dual Diagnosis: Substance Misuse and Mental Health University of the West of England, Bristol
The aim of the course is to improve your knowledge and confidence to deliver improved holistic client centred integrated care.
The aim of the course is to improve your knowledge and confidence to deliver improved holistic client centred integrated care.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Emergency Practitioner
Face-to-face
Emergency Practitioner University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines clinical examination skills for urgent and emergency care practitioners and clinical reasoning for urgent and emergency care practitioners.
This course examines clinical examination skills for urgent and emergency care practitioners and clinical reasoning for urgent and emergency care... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
End of Life Care.
Face-to-face
End of Life Care. University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the principles of palliative care, issues concerned with difference and diversity in the context of end of life care and societal attitudes to death and how these... read more
This course examines the principles of palliative care, issues concerned with difference and diversity in the context of end of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Enhancing Practice in Palliative Care for Children, Young People and Families
Face-to-face
Enhancing Practice in Palliative Care for Children, Young People and Families University of the West of England, Bristol
This course has been designed in collaboration with practice partners in children's palliative care, offered to professionals working with children and families with palliative care needs in any setting.
This course has been designed in collaboration with practice partners in children's palliative care, offered to professionals working with children... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Environmental Health Risk and Law
Distance
Environmental Health Risk and Law University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines international, european and UK legal systems, legal reasoning techniques of statutory interpretation and case law analysis, risk assessment and management, environmental health theory, environmental health interventions, the... read more
This course examines international, european and UK legal systems, legal reasoning techniques of statutory interpretation and case law analysis, risk... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Environmental Protection (PPP)
Face-to-face
Environmental Protection (PPP) University of the West of England, Bristol
In the context of Environmental Protection, this course examines new evidence and innovations, legislation, guidance, procedures and other secondary sources, risk and intervention to secure compliance and/or protect health and... read more
In the context of Environmental Protection, this course examines new evidence and innovations, legislation, guidance, procedures and other secondary sources,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Environmental Protection and Sustainability
Distance
Environmental Protection and Sustainability University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines environment, health and sustainable development, environmental contamination and its impact on human health, pollution prevention and control strategies/interventions, environmental law and local and trans-boundary emissions, the role... read more
The course examines environment, health and sustainable development, environmental contamination and its impact on human health, pollution prevention and control... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Disease
Face-to-face
Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Disease University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the trends and patterns in non-communicable disease, both globally and in the UK. It looks at the importance of the social, political and economic environment in shaping... read more
This course examines the trends and patterns in non-communicable disease, both globally and in the UK. It looks at the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Level
Beginner
Essential Elements of Counselling Young People
Face-to-face
Essential Elements of Counselling Young People University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines professional and ethical guidelines, development and mental health problems in young people, legal frameworks relating to young people, child protection, risk assessments and contracts, communication needs and... read more
The course examines professional and ethical guidelines, development and mental health problems in young people, legal frameworks relating to young... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Essentials of Renal Care
Face-to-face
Essentials of Renal Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the anatomy and physiology of the renal system, care and management of complications, ethical, cultural and quality of life issues, the role of the multidisciplinary team and... read more
This course examines the anatomy and physiology of the renal system, care and management of complications, ethical, cultural and quality... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
European Union Nursing Adaptation
Face-to-face
European Union Nursing Adaptation University of the West of England, Bristol
The European Union Nursing Adaptation (EUNA) programme prepares EU nurses to practice safely within the UK, to meet the diverse needs of the UK population, to access health and social... read more
The European Union Nursing Adaptation (EUNA) programme prepares EU nurses to practice safely within the UK, to meet the diverse... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Evidence and Research in Practice
Face-to-face
Evidence and Research in Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines research methodology and enables you to develop skills in the critical appraisal of research. It also supports preparation for a dissertation.
This course examines research methodology and enables you to develop skills in the critical appraisal of research. It also supports... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Evidencing Work Based Learning (EWBL)
Face-to-face
Evidencing Work Based Learning (EWBL) University of the West of England, Bristol
The Evidencing Work Based Learning (EWBL) course provides a framework so that your learning can be structured, enhanced and accredited. In partnership with employers and UWE academic supervisors, you negotiate... read more
The Evidencing Work Based Learning (EWBL) course provides a framework so that your learning can be structured, enhanced and accredited.... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Examination of the Newborn
Face-to-face
Examination of the Newborn University of the West of England, Bristol
This course prepares midwives or other health professionals to undertake the Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) to the standards set by the National Screening Committee for the newborn and... read more
This course prepares midwives or other health professionals to undertake the Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) to the standards... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Facilitated Learning and Assessment in Practice
Face-to-face
Facilitated Learning and Assessment in Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course provides you with an understanding of the principles of teaching, assessment theory and mentorship with access to additional learning via BlackBoard.
This course provides you with an understanding of the principles of teaching, assessment theory and mentorship with access to additional... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Falls Prevention and Management
Face-to-face
Falls Prevention and Management University of the West of England, Bristol
​This Falls prevention and management study day reflects the complexities of managing the challenges that a person at risk of falls presents.
​This Falls prevention and management study day reflects the complexities of managing the challenges that a person at risk of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Fetal Echocardiography
Face-to-face
Fetal Echocardiography University of the West of England, Bristol
​The workshop will cover basic fetal echocardiography and will provide an update on the role of ultrasound. On the more advanced techniques and cardiac anomalies will be covered.​
​The workshop will cover basic fetal echocardiography and will provide an update on the role of ultrasound. On the more... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Food Control
Face-to-face
Food Control University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines pre-requisites in food safety management systems, microbiological and non-microbiological hazards, safety and quality management systems, inspection techniques and food fitness at point of sale, food hygiene technology... read more
This course examines pre-requisites in food safety management systems, microbiological and non-microbiological hazards, safety and quality management systems, inspection techniques... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Food Control (distance learning)
Distance
Food Control (distance learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines hazards presented by the food supply chain and the impact on public health, environment and the economy, food control mechanisms, legislation and policy in food risk and... read more
This course examines hazards presented by the food supply chain and the impact on public health, environment and the economy,... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Food Risk and Society (Distance Learning)
Distance
Food Risk and Society (Distance Learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines hazards presented by the food supply chain and the impact on public health, the environment and the economy, food control mechanisms to protect public health, legislation and... read more
This course examines hazards presented by the food supply chain and the impact on public health, the environment and the... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Fundamental Applications of Computed Tomography
Face-to-face
Fundamental Applications of Computed Tomography University of the West of England, Bristol
Please note that to access this course you must have a radiography professional qualification or relevant clinical Computed Tomography (CT) experience plus a mentor and/or departmental support to complete the... read more
Please note that to access this course you must have a radiography professional qualification or relevant clinical Computed Tomography (CT)... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Fundamental Principles of Dementia Care
Face-to-face
Fundamental Principles of Dementia Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines different "types" of dementia, health education and promotion, effective communication with people with dementia, person centred dementia care, non-pharmacological and pharmacological approaches to wellbeing, legal and ethical... read more
This course examines different "types" of dementia, health education and promotion, effective communication with people with dementia, person centred dementia... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Fundamentals of Radiographic Image Interpretation
Face-to-face
Fundamentals of Radiographic Image Interpretation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the principles of radiographic image interpretation, current and future developments, practitioner autonomy, reflection and utilisation of reflective skills within modern clinical practice, technology and management of information... read more
This course examines the principles of radiographic image interpretation, current and future developments, practitioner autonomy, reflection and utilisation of reflective... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
General Medical Ultrasound in Practice
Face-to-face
General Medical Ultrasound in Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course explores the efficiency and efficacy of ultrasound practice in general medical ultrasound with professional practice forming an integral part of the course, enabling you to undertake the practice... read more
This course explores the efficiency and efficacy of ultrasound practice in general medical ultrasound with professional practice forming an integral... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Haematology
Face-to-face
Haematology University of the West of England, Bristol
The course syllabus covers Physical and chemical requirements for optimal haematopoiesis throughout life; The anaemias; Haematological malignancy; Haemostasis; Blood donation; Blood groups; Compatability of blood; Immunohaematology; Transfusion therapy, etc.
The course syllabus covers Physical and chemical requirements for optimal haematopoiesis throughout life; The anaemias; Haematological malignancy; Haemostasis; Blood donation;... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Health and Safety Management
Face-to-face
Health and Safety Management University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and examines health and safety at work management, fundamental legislative arrangements, hazard and risk and partnership working.
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and examines health and safety at work management, fundamental... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Health and Safety Management (distance learning)
Distance
Health and Safety Management (distance learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and examines health and safety at work management, fundamental legislative arrangements, hazard and risk and partnership working.
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and examines health and safety at work management, fundamental... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodology
Face-to-face
Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to demonstrate a reflective approach to research and give you a critical insight into ethical issues, intellectual property rights and other legal considerations arising in... read more
This course will enable you to demonstrate a reflective approach to research and give you a critical insight into ethical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodology (distance learning)
Distance
Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodology (distance learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to demonstrate a reflective approach to research and give you a critical insight into ethical issues, intellectual property rights and other legal considerations arising in... read more
This course will enable you to demonstrate a reflective approach to research and give you a critical insight into ethical... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Health Economics
Distance
Health Economics University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the ethical basis of economics, tools and techniques of economic approaches, limitations of economic evidence, efficiency and equity, economic evidence, rehabilitative interventions in physical, social, cultural and... read more
This course examines the ethical basis of economics, tools and techniques of economic approaches, limitations of economic evidence, efficiency and... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Health Promotion
Face-to-face
Health Promotion University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the following in relation to health promotion: theoretical, philosophical and political foundations, approaches and practices, political and ethical dimensions, tackling inequalities, personal and social responsibility, health promotion... read more
This course examines the following in relation to health promotion: theoretical, philosophical and political foundations, approaches and practices, political and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Health Promotion (distance learning)
Distance
Health Promotion (distance learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the following in relation to health promotion: theoretical, philosophical and political foundations, approaches and practices, political and ethical dimensions, tackling inequalities, personal and social responsibility, health promotion... read more
This course examines the following in relation to health promotion: theoretical, philosophical and political foundations, approaches and practices, political and... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Health Protection
Face-to-face
Health Protection University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is delivered in partnership with colleagues from Public Health England who are working in the field, ensuring that you are exposed to relevant practice issues.​
This course is delivered in partnership with colleagues from Public Health England who are working in the field, ensuring that... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Heart Failure
Face-to-face
Heart Failure University of the West of England, Bristol
​This Heart Failure study day provides you with a gentle introduction and overview of heart failure and management.​
​This Heart Failure study day provides you with a gentle introduction and overview of heart failure and management.​
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Housing
Face-to-face
Housing University of the West of England, Bristol
​This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
​This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Housing and Healthy Neighbourhoods
Distance
Housing and Healthy Neighbourhoods University of the West of England, Bristol
​This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
​This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
Delivery Method
Distance
Immunology
Face-to-face
Immunology University of the West of England, Bristol
The course content includes broad topics such Molecular immunology; Cellular immunology; Applied immunology etc.
The course content includes broad topics such Molecular immunology; Cellular immunology; Applied immunology etc.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Independent Study
Face-to-face
Independent Study University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will equip you with the tools to engage in critical discussion on a range of theories related to an aspect of your own practice, articulate a consistent theoretical... read more
This course will equip you with the tools to engage in critical discussion on a range of theories related to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Independent Study (AHP)
Face-to-face
Independent Study (AHP) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will equip you with the tools to engage in critical discussion on a range of theories related to an aspect of your own practice, articulate a consistent theoretical... read more
This course will equip you with the tools to engage in critical discussion on a range of theories related to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Integrated Practice for Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare
Face-to-face
Integrated Practice for Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare University of the West of England, Bristol
The aim of the course is to facilitate nurses to achieve the Nurse Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare (NDFSRH), a nationally recognised accreditation for competence in... read more
The aim of the course is to facilitate nurses to achieve the Nurse Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual &... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Introduction to Environmental and Public Health
Distance
Introduction to Environmental and Public Health University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the foundations of environmental and public health, determinants of health and illness, political values and ethical frameworks, historical and geographical trends, health and social inequalities, health risk... read more
This course examines the foundations of environmental and public health, determinants of health and illness, political values and ethical frameworks,... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Introduction to Guided Imagery using Music
Face-to-face
Introduction to Guided Imagery using Music University of the West of England, Bristol
Credits for this course can be used for progression to the MA Therapeutic Music Studies. It can also lead to Level 1 in the Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and... read more
Credits for this course can be used for progression to the MA Therapeutic Music Studies. It can also lead to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Introduction to Public Health
Face-to-face
Introduction to Public Health University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the foundations of public health, determinants of health and illness, political values and ethical frameworks, historical and geographical trends, health and social inequalities, public health risk and... read more
This course examines the foundations of public health, determinants of health and illness, political values and ethical frameworks, historical and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Knowledge Mobilisation
Distance
Knowledge Mobilisation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines knowledge mobilisation within the health and social care system, barriers and facilitators, models and strategies for disseminating evidence, implementing an evidence-based approach and planning projects, change management... read more
This course examines knowledge mobilisation within the health and social care system, barriers and facilitators, models and strategies for disseminating... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Leadership and Enterprise
Face-to-face
Leadership and Enterprise University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines leadership theory, mechanisms for supporting the development of staff and the philosophy of collective leadership, concepts of enterprise and entrepreneurship in the context of health and social... read more
The course examines leadership theory, mechanisms for supporting the development of staff and the philosophy of collective leadership, concepts of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Leadership and Innovation
Face-to-face
Leadership and Innovation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines clinical and managerial leadership, change, innovation and transformation in the NHS and health care systems, inter collegial/professional/cross boundary-sector working, barriers to successful change, health & social care... read more
This course examines clinical and managerial leadership, change, innovation and transformation in the NHS and health care systems, inter collegial/professional/cross... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Leadership for Integrated Sexual Health
Face-to-face
Leadership for Integrated Sexual Health University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines evidence based practice within a sexual health context, theoretical frameworks and reflective models for leading on sexual health, the relationship between leadership and organisational change, practice development... read more
This course examines evidence based practice within a sexual health context, theoretical frameworks and reflective models for leading on sexual... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Leadership for Public Health
Face-to-face
Leadership for Public Health University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the key concepts of leadership theory and the key differences between management and leadership and their relevance to public health practice, the relationship between leadership and organisational... read more
This course examines the key concepts of leadership theory and the key differences between management and leadership and their relevance... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Living Well with Dementia - Post-Diagnostic Support within the Community
Face-to-face
Living Well with Dementia - Post-Diagnostic Support within the Community University of the West of England, Bristol
​'Living well with dementia - post-diagnostic support within the community' is one in a series of Dementia study days.
​'Living well with dementia - post-diagnostic support within the community' is one in a series of Dementia study days.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology
Distance
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the necessary knowledge of the core physical principles, instrumentation and quality assurance of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and will enable you to apply this... read more
This course will provide you with the necessary knowledge of the core physical principles, instrumentation and quality assurance of Magnetic... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Managing Maternal Critical Care
Face-to-face
Managing Maternal Critical Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will be relevant for midwives working with women and their families who wish to advance their skills and knowledge in maternal critical care.
This course will be relevant for midwives working with women and their families who wish to advance their skills and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Medical Genetics
Face-to-face
Medical Genetics University of the West of England, Bristol
The course syllabus covers Mechanisms of genetic modification; DNA analysis; Gametogenesis; Inheritance modes of genetic dosprders; Clinical applications of genetic assessment, etc.
The course syllabus covers Mechanisms of genetic modification; DNA analysis; Gametogenesis; Inheritance modes of genetic dosprders; Clinical applications of genetic... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Medical Microbiology
Face-to-face
Medical Microbiology University of the West of England, Bristol
Course content includes detection of microbes; taxonomy and classification; epidemiology; the host-microbe balance; the control of infectious diseases in human populations; and infectious diseases of key body systems.
Course content includes detection of microbes; taxonomy and classification; epidemiology; the host-microbe balance; the control of infectious diseases in human... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Medication Management in Mental Health Practice
Face-to-face
Medication Management in Mental Health Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines psychopharmacology, legal and ethical issues, users, carers, concordance, education and information, assessment and risk management and self-awareness in relation to medication management in mental health practice.
This course examines psychopharmacology, legal and ethical issues, users, carers, concordance, education and information, assessment and risk management and self-awareness... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Mental Health and Well-Being of Children and Young People
Face-to-face
Mental Health and Well-Being of Children and Young People University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will enable you to examine the historical perspectives and development of current CAMHS provision and analyse the relationship with agencies that promote the health, education and wellbeing of... read more
This course will enable you to examine the historical perspectives and development of current CAMHS provision and analyse the relationship... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Minor Illness and Minor Injury in Children
Face-to-face
Minor Illness and Minor Injury in Children University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the main anatomical and physiological differences between adults and children in the management of minor illness and injury, patho-physiological features precipitating minor illness and injury, current evidence... read more
This course examines the main anatomical and physiological differences between adults and children in the management of minor illness and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Motivational Interviewing: Strategies for Lifestyle Changes
Face-to-face
Motivational Interviewing: Strategies for Lifestyle Changes University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the stages of motivational interviewing, the relational foundation, focusing, change talk and future planning, principles, theory, adaptations and application of motivational interviewing to clinical work, motivational interviewing... read more
This course examines the stages of motivational interviewing, the relational foundation, focusing, change talk and future planning, principles, theory, adaptations... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Navigating Conflict - Theory and Practice
Face-to-face
Navigating Conflict - Theory and Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This module will be delivered in the form of two three-day workshops. This highly interactive course will be taught using a variety of methods, including experiential exercises, group discussions, lectures... read more
This module will be delivered in the form of two three-day workshops. This highly interactive course will be taught using... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (1)
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (1) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical ultrasound. It is also available via distance learning, where you... read more
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (2)
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (2) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical ultrasound.
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (3)
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (3) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical ultrasound. It is also available via distance learning, where you... read more
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (4)
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (4) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical ultrasound. It is also available via distance learning, where you... read more
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (5)
Face-to-face
Negotiated Specialist Ultrasound Practice (5) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical ultrasound. It is also available via distance learning, where you... read more
This course will provide you with the knowledge base to become a proficient practitioner in your chosen field of medical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Neonatal Critical Care
Face-to-face
Neonatal Critical Care University of the West of England, Bristol
The Neonatal Critical Care course is made up of two modules - Practice of Neonatal Critical Care and Principles of Neonatal Critical Care – and has been developed in line... read more
The Neonatal Critical Care course is made up of two modules - Practice of Neonatal Critical Care and Principles of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Neurorehabilitation
Face-to-face
Neurorehabilitation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines complex neurological conditions and clinical guidelines, service pathways, health policy, specialist clinical skills, outcome measures, neurological assessment tools e.g. International Classification of Functioning (ICF), cognitive impairments and... read more
This course examines complex neurological conditions and clinical guidelines, service pathways, health policy, specialist clinical skills, outcome measures, neurological assessment... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Newborn and Infant Physical Examination
Face-to-face
Newborn and Infant Physical Examination University of the West of England, Bristol
Newborn Examination is an integral part of routine care offered to all babies. These training workshops are designed to facilitate the development of practical skills.
Newborn Examination is an integral part of routine care offered to all babies. These training workshops are designed to facilitate... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Non-Medical Prescribing
Face-to-face
Non-Medical Prescribing University of the West of England, Bristol
Learning outcomes for this course are appropriated to your profession and proposed prescribing area ensuring that, on successful completion, you have undertaken an educational preparation which affords you the necessary... read more
Learning outcomes for this course are appropriated to your profession and proposed prescribing area ensuring that, on successful completion, you... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Obstetric Ultrasound
Face-to-face
Obstetric Ultrasound University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines all aspects of obstetric ultrasound including early pregnancy assessments, first, second and third trimester scans, and relevant professional issues. Professional practice forms an integral part of the... read more
This course examines all aspects of obstetric ultrasound including early pregnancy assessments, first, second and third trimester scans, and relevant... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
On Treatment Review: Radiotherapy
Face-to-face
On Treatment Review: Radiotherapy University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines patient centred, holistic and evidence based management, current working practices and areas for potential service development, strategies for change in the workplace, the role of treatment review... read more
The course examines patient centred, holistic and evidence based management, current working practices and areas for potential service development, strategies... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Paediatric History Taking
Face-to-face
Paediatric History Taking University of the West of England, Bristol
​The Paediatric History Taking Master class introduces the student to the knowledge and practice of advanced health assessment of the presenting child.
​The Paediatric History Taking Master class introduces the student to the knowledge and practice of advanced health assessment of the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Paediatric Imaging - Suspected Physical Injury
Distance
Paediatric Imaging - Suspected Physical Injury University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will equip paediatric imaging practitioners with the relevant skills to enable them to understand the legal complexities involved in the imaging of children with suspected physical injury (SPI).
This course will equip paediatric imaging practitioners with the relevant skills to enable them to understand the legal complexities involved... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Paediatric Skeleton
Face-to-face
Paediatric Skeleton University of the West of England, Bristol
Topics Covered: Developing a robust and systematic approach. Salter Harris, Rang and Ogden fracture classifications Evaluation of different anatomical areas (workshops) of the Paediatric skeleton to include often encountered trauma appearances and potential... read more
Topics Covered: Developing a robust and systematic approach. Salter Harris, Rang and Ogden fracture classifications Evaluation of different anatomical areas (workshops) of the... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Pathophysiology and Diagnostic Reasoning for Advancing Practice
Face-to-face
Pathophysiology and Diagnostic Reasoning for Advancing Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines the mechanisms of disease and general pathophysiological processes, principles of biochemical, haematological, microbiological, radiological and immunological testing, interpretation of diagnostic tests and referral systems, autonomous decision making... read more
The course examines the mechanisms of disease and general pathophysiological processes, principles of biochemical, haematological, microbiological, radiological and immunological testing,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Perinatal Mental Health for Health and Social Care Practitioners
Face-to-face
Perinatal Mental Health for Health and Social Care Practitioners University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will advance your skills and knowledge in perinatal mental health and is appropriate for midwives, health visitors, neonatal nurses, mental health nurses or other health and social care... read more
This course will advance your skills and knowledge in perinatal mental health and is appropriate for midwives, health visitors, neonatal... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines anatomy, physiology and clinical reasoning supporting recognition of common illnesses, normal/abnormal variants of physical assessment and their clinical significance, ethical/legal issues impacting on clinical reasoning, diagnostic findings,... read more
The course examines anatomy, physiology and clinical reasoning supporting recognition of common illnesses, normal/abnormal variants of physical assessment and their... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning (AHP)
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning (AHP) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is part of the SPUC (Specialist Paramedic in Urgent Care) programme and combines theoretical and experiential learning to produce a highly skilled and capable specialist paramedic for the... read more
This course is part of the SPUC (Specialist Paramedic in Urgent Care) programme and combines theoretical and experiential learning to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning of the Presenting Child
Face-to-face
Physical Assessment and Clinical Reasoning of the Presenting Child University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines evidence bases underpinning physical assessment and clinical reasoning, normal/abnormal variants of physical assessment and their clinical significance, anatomy and physiology, diagnostic findings, clinical judgement and action planning... read more
The course examines evidence bases underpinning physical assessment and clinical reasoning, normal/abnormal variants of physical assessment and their clinical significance,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Pollution Management
Face-to-face
Pollution Management University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines earth systems and their impact on health, environmental health stressors, human activity and environmental contamination, pollution prevention and control strategies/interventions and the role of EHPs, pollution pathways,... read more
The course examines earth systems and their impact on health, environmental health stressors, human activity and environmental contamination, pollution prevention... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Practice Learning and Student Support
Face-to-face
Practice Learning and Student Support University of the West of England, Bristol
This course enables a range of Allied Health Professionals to become mentors in their area of practice. Level 3 (Degree) and Masters level are structured with four online units and... read more
This course enables a range of Allied Health Professionals to become mentors in their area of practice. Level 3 (Degree)... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Practice Teaching
Face-to-face
Practice Teaching University of the West of England, Bristol
This course covers 30 contact hours plus independent study, tutorials and student directed activities totalling 30 days protected time, across the 6 months of the Practice Teaching module, in order... read more
This course covers 30 contact hours plus independent study, tutorials and student directed activities totalling 30 days protected time, across... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Preparation for Professional Midwifery Advocate
Face-to-face
Preparation for Professional Midwifery Advocate University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will, upon successful completion, allow midwives to practice as professional midwifery advocates. Please check the course page for course entry requirements.
This course will, upon successful completion, allow midwives to practice as professional midwifery advocates. Please check the course page for... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Children's Emergency Care
Face-to-face
Principles of Children's Emergency Care University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines physiological and pathophysiological processes, ethical and political issues, management and service provision of paediatric urgent and emergency care, health, social and child protection policies and their impact... read more
The course examines physiological and pathophysiological processes, ethical and political issues, management and service provision of paediatric urgent and emergency... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Critical Care
Face-to-face
Principles of Critical Care University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines physiological and pathological process, pharmacological management, therapeutic principles, psychosocial, cultural, ethical and spiritual needs of patients and their families, evidence, beliefs and values contributing to clinical ethical... read more
The course examines physiological and pathological process, pharmacological management, therapeutic principles, psychosocial, cultural, ethical and spiritual needs of patients and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Dementia Care
Face-to-face
Principles of Dementia Care University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines different "types" of dementia and how this influences care management, health education and promotion strategies, effective communication, delivery of person centred dementia care, non-pharmacological and pharmacological approaches... read more
The course examines different "types" of dementia and how this influences care management, health education and promotion strategies, effective communication,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Emergency Care
Face-to-face
Principles of Emergency Care University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines physiological and pathophysiological processes patients may experience, the impact of changes in health care policy in emergency care, legal, ethical and political issues and drivers underpinning practice,... read more
The course examines physiological and pathophysiological processes patients may experience, the impact of changes in health care policy in emergency... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Evidence Based Public Health
Face-to-face
Principles of Evidence Based Public Health University of the West of England, Bristol
This is a compulsory module in the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (SCPHN) programme. If you wish to apply for the full SCPHN programme please contact UWE Admissions on 0117... read more
This is a compulsory module in the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (SCPHN) programme. If you wish to apply for... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Principles of Neurosciences
Face-to-face
Principles of Neurosciences University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will cover areas such as neuromedical and neurosurgical practice, End of Life conditions, methods of communication, pharmacology of drugs, applied neuroanatomy and physiology, policy implications, rehabilitation, working practices,... read more
This course will cover areas such as neuromedical and neurosurgical practice, End of Life conditions, methods of communication, pharmacology of... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Promoting Sexual Health in Practice
Face-to-face
Promoting Sexual Health in Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines the factors that contribute to good sexual health, drawing on a range of disciplines including social sciences, clinical nursing, medicine and public health. It will give you... read more
This course examines the factors that contribute to good sexual health, drawing on a range of disciplines including social sciences,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Promoting the Health of School-Aged Children in the Community
Face-to-face
Promoting the Health of School-Aged Children in the Community University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines partnership working to promote the health of school-aged children, policy and legislation, professional and ethical considerations when working with children, communicating with young people, determinants of health... read more
The course examines partnership working to promote the health of school-aged children, policy and legislation, professional and ethical considerations when... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Public Health (Improvement and Protection)
Face-to-face
Public Health (Improvement and Protection) University of the West of England, Bristol
The course uses a holistic approach in order to set health risks and interventions in a wider context and to consider partnership, multi-agency roles and working practices in the setting... read more
The course uses a holistic approach in order to set health risks and interventions in a wider context and to... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Public Health and Health Promotion
Face-to-face
Public Health and Health Promotion University of the West of England, Bristol
Health inequalities are a key focus of the course and also a particular focus of practice for Specialist Community Public Health Nurses. This is a compulsory module in the Specialist... read more
Health inequalities are a key focus of the course and also a particular focus of practice for Specialist Community Public... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Public Health Economics
Face-to-face
Public Health Economics University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines the principles of health economics as a basis for gathering and interpreting evidence, the nature of economic evidence currently used as a basis for public health policy... read more
The course examines the principles of health economics as a basis for gathering and interpreting evidence, the nature of economic... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Public Health Policy and Politics
Face-to-face
Public Health Policy and Politics University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines the relationship between political science and public health policy, policy process and analysis, organisational, economic, social and ideological factors in public health policy, translating theory and policy... read more
The course examines the relationship between political science and public health policy, policy process and analysis, organisational, economic, social and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Qualitative Health Research
Face-to-face
Qualitative Health Research University of the West of England, Bristol
This course examines Qualitative Health Research in relation to qualitative research traditions and methodologies, generating data, data analysis (QDA) in primary research and qualitative synthesis, key issues around credibility and... read more
This course examines Qualitative Health Research in relation to qualitative research traditions and methodologies, generating data, data analysis (QDA) in... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Qualitative Health Research (distance learning)
Distance
Qualitative Health Research (distance learning) University of the West of England, Bristol
The course examines the historical basis for epidemiology in public health, strengths and limitations with different types of epidemiology studies for public health policy and practice, sources of evidence routinely... read more
The course examines the historical basis for epidemiology in public health, strengths and limitations with different types of epidemiology studies... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Rehabilitation
Face-to-face
Rehabilitation University of the West of England, Bristol
This course explores the breadth of Rehabilitation and how this relates to changing environments. It aims to critically analyse and debate how Rehabilitation is applied or not in your own... read more
This course explores the breadth of Rehabilitation and how this relates to changing environments. It aims to critically analyse and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Reporting Skills in Nuclear Medicine
Distance
Reporting Skills in Nuclear Medicine University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will cover Applied Anatomy, Nuclear Medicine Reporting and The Development of a Nuclear Medicine Report. It will give you the opportunity to analyse the current status of Nuclear... read more
This course will cover Applied Anatomy, Nuclear Medicine Reporting and The Development of a Nuclear Medicine Report. It will give... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Researching Beneath the Surface
Face-to-face
Researching Beneath the Surface University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will draw upon the theoretical insights and methodological tools offered by the more complementary dimensions of contemporary psychoanalysis, sociology, group relations and group analysis to develop innovative approaches... read more
This course will draw upon the theoretical insights and methodological tools offered by the more complementary dimensions of contemporary psychoanalysis,... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Researching Education
Face-to-face
Researching Education University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is for people who are considering undertaking a substantial research project around education or for those of you who want to understand more about the process of knowledge... read more
This course is for people who are considering undertaking a substantial research project around education or for those of you... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Return to Midwifery Practice
Face-to-face
Return to Midwifery Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This programme is for qualified Midwives who have lapsed registration with the NMC and who wish to return to practice and re-register with the NMC. Provision of Return to Practice... read more
This programme is for qualified Midwives who have lapsed registration with the NMC and who wish to return to practice... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Return to Practice
Face-to-face
Return to Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This Return to Practice Level 3 programme is for qualified nurses (adult, child, mental health and learning disabilities) and health visitors who have lapsed registration with the NMC and who... read more
This Return to Practice Level 3 programme is for qualified nurses (adult, child, mental health and learning disabilities) and health... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Science and Instrumentation in Current Nuclear Medicine Practice
Distance
Science and Instrumentation in Current Nuclear Medicine Practice University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will give you a good level of understanding of the physical principles of nuclear medicine, equipment design and operation, practical application, quality assurance and an understanding of relevant... read more
This course will give you a good level of understanding of the physical principles of nuclear medicine, equipment design and... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Screening for Dementia and Assessment within the Community
Face-to-face
Screening for Dementia and Assessment within the Community University of the West of England, Bristol
This study day is aimed at senior staff who work with people affected by dementia who wish to extend their knowledge in this area. It is suitable for Community Matrons,... read more
This study day is aimed at senior staff who work with people affected by dementia who wish to extend their... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Stroke Care
Face-to-face
Stroke Care University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is directed at registered healthcare practitioners who are working with people who have had a stroke. It explores the psychological/social/ethical and political issues that impinge on practice in... read more
This course is directed at registered healthcare practitioners who are working with people who have had a stroke. It explores... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Studies in the Biology of Disease
Face-to-face
Studies in the Biology of Disease University of the West of England, Bristol
The indicative content includes Homeostasis and malignant disease; Cellular pathology; Clinical biochemistry; Medical microbiology; Immunology, etc
The indicative content includes Homeostasis and malignant disease; Cellular pathology; Clinical biochemistry; Medical microbiology; Immunology, etc
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Supervision Training for Music Therapists
Face-to-face
Supervision Training for Music Therapists University of the West of England, Bristol
This course will equip you to develop your own practice as a music therapy supervisor in varying contexts and you will participate in workshops with music therapy staff who are... read more
This course will equip you to develop your own practice as a music therapy supervisor in varying contexts and you... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Supporting and Managing Those at Risk of Suicide
Face-to-face
Supporting and Managing Those at Risk of Suicide University of the West of England, Bristol
This course explores the prevalence and changing trends of self-harm and suicide, from local, national and global perspectives, whilst examining ethical and legal considerations.
This course explores the prevalence and changing trends of self-harm and suicide, from local, national and global perspectives, whilst examining... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Synoptic Module (Incorporating V100)
Face-to-face
Synoptic Module (Incorporating V100) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is suitable for those working in an appropriate environment and studying on the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Programme or as part of the Specialist Practice qualifications. This... read more
This course is suitable for those working in an appropriate environment and studying on the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Synoptic Module (without V100)
Face-to-face
Synoptic Module (without V100) University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is suitable for those working in an appropriate environment and studying on the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Programme or as part of the Specialist Practice qualifications. This... read more
This course is suitable for those working in an appropriate environment and studying on the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Systematic Review in Health Behaviour
Face-to-face
Systematic Review in Health Behaviour University of the West of England, Bristol
This four day course sets out, through following the process of carrying out a Systematic Review, to teach the practical skills required for searching, evaluating and synthesizing evidence in health... read more
This four day course sets out, through following the process of carrying out a Systematic Review, to teach the practical... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
The Management of Head and Neck Cancer
Face-to-face
The Management of Head and Neck Cancer University of the West of England, Bristol
This course looks at head and neck cancer biology, anatomy, and physiology, modalities of current treatments in head and neck treatment, psychological and emotional effects of head and neck cancer,... read more
This course looks at head and neck cancer biology, anatomy, and physiology, modalities of current treatments in head and neck... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
The Nature and Treatment of Cancer
Face-to-face
The Nature and Treatment of Cancer University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is aimed at those already working in a cancer-related field. Sessions will be facilitated by UWE cancer specialist lecturers and outside speakers from clinical practice.
This course is aimed at those already working in a cancer-related field. Sessions will be facilitated by UWE cancer specialist... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Ultrasound Guided Brachytherapy
Face-to-face
Ultrasound Guided Brachytherapy University of the West of England, Bristol
Course content and clinical assessment areas will be defined following discussions between the module leader, you and your work-based manager. A Learning Contract will be drawn up and this contract... read more
Course content and clinical assessment areas will be defined following discussions between the module leader, you and your work-based manager.... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Ultrasound Technology
Face-to-face
Ultrasound Technology University of the West of England, Bristol
This course explores Ultrasound Technology through key lectures, student-led seminars and presentations, problem-centred learning, computer assisted learning and practical experiments.
This course explores Ultrasound Technology through key lectures, student-led seminars and presentations, problem-centred learning, computer assisted learning and practical experiments.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Understanding and Preventing Childhood Obesity - Study day
Face-to-face
Understanding and Preventing Childhood Obesity - Study day University of the West of England, Bristol
​UWE are offering new one day courses, supported by NHS England, to develop skills for health visitors around understanding and preventing childhood obesity.
​UWE are offering new one day courses, supported by NHS England, to develop skills for health visitors around understanding and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Working with a Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis
Face-to-face
Working with a Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis University of the West of England, Bristol
This course is aimed at those working, or looking to work, in intensive or crisis teams.
This course is aimed at those working, or looking to work, in intensive or crisis teams.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Working with People Affected by Dementia
Face-to-face
Working with People Affected by Dementia University of the West of England, Bristol
​This one-day course is aimed at Community, residential care and in-patient nursing staff as well as Allied Health Professionals and will introduce the basics of a person-centred approach to distressed... read more
​This one-day course is aimed at Community, residential care and in-patient nursing staff as well as Allied Health Professionals and... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Workplace Health and Well-being
Face-to-face
Workplace Health and Well-being University of the West of England, Bristol
The course forms part of the overall Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (SCPHN) Programme and is compulsory for Occupational Health Nursing students. It will also be of interest to anyone... read more
The course forms part of the overall Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (SCPHN) Programme and is compulsory for Occupational Health... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face