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Assistant Pracitioner (Immediate Critical and Peri-Operative Care) FdSc

Buckinghamshire New University

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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

  • Location

    Aylesbury Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Becoming an Assistant Practitioner means you have skills and experience in a particular area of clinical practice. Although you will not be a registered practitioner, you will have advanced skills and opportunities to continue your training.Students on this course have a varied degree of experience yet share the ambition to provide high quality care.This course attracts students eager for a career in settings such as:- Nursing homes- Residential homes- Voluntary organisations- Day centres- Drop-in centres- Special Schools- GP surgeriesYour skills will help the NHS and independent sector meet demands for high quality care. As an Assistant Practitioner you can choose from a wide range of pathways, relevant to your area of work.**What will this course cover?**This course covers a wide range of areas alongside developing your skills for professional practice, leadership and management.In year one you will cover: biological basis for health, sociology and psychology in context, and effective practice.In year two you will study: role development and governance in practice.Students also choose from the following pathways:- Long Term Care and Caring for the Elderly- Immediate, Critical and Peri- operative Care- Mental Health- Maternity and Newborn- Child Care- Acute Rehabilitation

Tuition fees

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£ 5,250per year

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University information

Buckinghamshire New University

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  • Campus address

    Buckinghamshire New University, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2JZ, England

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