School of Health and Social Care

CPD Module Calendar

Our module calendar lists the details of our upcoming Continuing Professional Development modules.

All modules are listed by start date. End date, teaching dates and deadlines for assessments or exams vary across module, please read all the information carefully.

Modules with the same title but different levels (i.e. level 6 or level 7) will be taught together, with assessment being the difference between the levels.

Please note that information on this page may change throughout the year, depending factors such as; staff availability, whether a course has reached a minimum number of registrations, and restrictions caused by the on-going pandemic situation. If you have already signed up for a module then you will be emailed regarding any changes made to it.

If you are interested in taking one of these modules please email cpd@essex.ac.uk and including the module code and start date.

2021

September 2021

16th September - HS919: Practice Educator Training (PEPS1)

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS919-7-AP-SO

Credits: 15.

Start date: 16th September 2021.

Teaching days: TBC.

Assignment hand in date: TBC.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Lectures, group work and tutorials.
  • Assessment: Portfolio.

Teaching site: Southend.

Module leads: Olivia Hanson (ohanson@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 19th August 2021.

22nd September - HS643: Advanced Management of Diabetes

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS643-6-AU-CO (Level 6) or HS643-7-AU-CO (Level 7)

Credits: 15.

Start date: 22nd September 2021.

Teaching dates:

  • 22nd September 2021
  • 14th October 2021
  • 10th November 2021
  • 9th December 2021

Assignment hand in date: 14th January 2022 (summative).

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Online.
  • Assessment: Portfolio.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Sheila Smyth (diabetic@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 25th August 2021.

30th September - HS641: Pharmacological Management of Diabetes - Optimising Control

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS641-6-AU-CO (Level 6) or HS641-7-AU-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 30th September 2021.

End date: 18th November 2021.

Teaching dates:

  • 30th September
  • 20th October
  • 18th November

Assignment hand in date: 7th January 2022 (summative).

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Delivered online.
  • Assessment: Portfolio.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Sheila Smyth (diabetic@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 2nd September 2021.

30th September - HS642: Pharmacological Management of Diabetes - Initiating Therapy and Optimising

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS642-6-AU-CO (Level 6) or HS642-7-AU-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 30th September 2021.

End date: 18th November 2021.

Teaching dates:

  • 30th September
  • 20th October
  • 18th November

Assignment hand in date: 7th January 2022 (summative).

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Delivered online.
  • Assessment: Portfolio.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Sheila Smyth (diabetic@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 2nd September 2021.

October 2021

4th October - HS637: Practice Certificate in Supplementary and Independent Prescribing for Allied Health Professionals

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS637-6-AS-CO (Level 6) or HS637-7-AS-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 4th October 2021.

End date: 25th April 2022.

Teaching dates: Study days held on Mondays each week

Assignment dates:

  • Maths exam - 13th December 2021.
  • MCQ - 10th January 2022.
  • Portfolio deadline - 25th April 2022.

Assessment methods:

  • Drug Calculations Exam with Pass/Fail result
  • Portfolio worth 80% of final mark
  • MCQ Exam worth 20%.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Michelle Lewington (ml16200@essex.ac.uk) and Julia Minoia (julia.minoia@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 6th September 2021.

7th October - HS602: Developing Critical Appraisal Skills

Levels: Level 5 and Level 6.

Module code: HS602-5-AU-CO (Level 5) or HS602-5/6-AU-CO (Level 6).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 7th October 2021.

End date: 9th December 2021.

Teaching dates: Thursdays.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative: 500 word draft due 11th November 2021
  • Summative: 3000 word assignment due 13th January 2022

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Dual delivery from Colchester campus through live zoom to Colchester and Southend cohorts simultaneously. 10 x 3-hours from 10.00am to 1.00pm.
  • Assessment: 3000 word assignment.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module lead: Jennie Todd (jtodd@essex.ac.uk)

Application deadline: 9th September 2021.

8th October - HS950: Learning, Teaching and Assessment

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS950-7-AU-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 8th October 2021.

End date: 3rd December 2021.

Teaching dates:

  • 8th October 2021
  • 22nd October 2021
  • 12th November 2021
  • 3rd December 2021.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assignment due 19th November 2021.
  • Portfolio due 14th January 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Assessment - 6000 word portfolio.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Chris Green (cmgreeb@essex.ac.uk).

12th October - HS621: Quality Improvement in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS621-6-AP-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Portfolio deadline is 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Assessment - Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS626: Quality Improvement in Practice (30 credits)

LevelsLevel 6

Module code: HS626-6-AP-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: Portfolio deadline is 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment will be through the portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS627: Quality Improvement in Practice (60 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS627-6-AP-CO.

Credits: 60.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: Portfolio deadline is 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment will be through the portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS908: Data Collection and Analysis and Interpretation

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS908-7-AU-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 14th December 2021.

Teaching days: Tuesdays.

Assignment hand in date: 17th January 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment will be through 3000 word assignment work 100% of your final mark.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Caroline Barrett (barrattc@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS909: Quality Improvement in Practice (Level 7)

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS909-7-AP-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment is through a 4000 word portfolio, worth 100% of your final mark.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS945: Postgraduate Research Methods

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS945-7-FY-CO (Colchester) or HS945-7-FY-SO (Southend).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 13th July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Assessment will be through a workbook (worth 50% of your final mark) and data exercises (worth 50% of your final mark).

Teaching site: Colchester and Southend.

Module leads: Susan Stallabrass (spstal@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

12th October - HS947: Theory and Method in Health Research

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS947-7-AU-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 12th October 2021.

End date: 12th December 2021.

Teaching dates:

  • 12th October 2021
  • 26th October 2021
  • 9th November 2021
  • 23rd November 2021
  • 7th December 2021

Assignment hand in date: 27th January 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment is through a 3000 word assignment, worth 100% of your final mark.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Jennie Todd(jtodd@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 14th September 2021.

13th October - HS955: Consultation and Assessment Skills

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS955-6-AU-SO (Level 6) or HS955-7-AU-SO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 13th October 2021.

End date: 12th January 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • VIVA: 15th December 2021
  • VIVA: 5th January 2022
  • Summative: 2nd February 2022

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Online through Moodle and weekly Zoom lectures.
  • Assessment: 4000 word portfolio for Level 6, 4000 word portfolio for Level 7.

Teaching site: Southend.

Module leads: Alison Taylor-Lamb (ajtaylor@essex.ac.uk) and Julia Minoia (julia.minoia@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 15th September 2021.

13th October- HS982: Dissertation

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS982-7-FY-CO (Colchester-based) or HS982-7-FY-SO (Southend-based).

Credits: 60.

Start date: 13th October 2021.

End date: 30th September 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Project proposal due TBC.
  • Dissertation due 18th September 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching consists of individual supervision and self-directed learning, supported by a workshop series.
  • Assessment will be through a 12000 word dissertation.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 15th September 2021.

18th October - HS619: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS619-AP-6-CO/SO (Level 6) or HS619-AP-7-CO/SO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 18th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment is through the portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 20th September 2021.

18th October - HS620: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (30 credits) 

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS620-AP-6-CO/SO (Level 6) or HS620-AP-7-CO/SO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 18th October 2021.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods: Assessment is through the portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 20th September 2021.

November 2021

1st November - HS604: Preparation for non-medical prescribing – nurses, midwives and SCPHNs

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS604-6-AS-CO (Level 6) or HS604-7-AS-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 1st November 2021.

Teaching: Study days held on Mondays each week.

Assignment dates:

  • Maths exam - 13th December 2021.
  • MCQ - 10th January 2022.
  • Portfolio deadline - 25th April 2022.

Assessment methods:

  • Drug Calculations Exam with Pass/Fail result
  • Portfolio worth 80% of final mark
  • MCQ Exam worth 20%.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Alison Taylor-Lamb (ajtaylor@essex.ac.uk) and Julia Minoia (julia.minoia@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th October 2021.

2022

January 2022

14th January - HS951: Learning Organisations and Quality Enhancement

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS951-7-SP-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 14th January 2022.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Teaching dates:

  • 14th January 2022.
  • 28th January 2022.
  • 25th February 2022.
  • 25th March 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative: 11th March 2022.
  • Summative: 29th April 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: 4 days classroom study consolidated with technology-enhanced learning.
  • Assessment: 6000 word portfolio.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Chris Green (cmgreeb@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 3rd December 2021.

17th January - HS927: Statistical Analysis

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS927-7-SP-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 17th January 2022.

End date: 21st March 2022.

Assignment hand in date: Exam will be held in the summer term.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Online learning.
  • Assessment: In class test and exam in the summer.

Teaching site: Online. Exams will be held in Colchester.

Module leads: Andrew Bateman (a.bateman@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 6th December 2021.

17th January - HS948: Qualitative Health Research

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS948-7-SP.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 17th January 2022.

End date: 21st March 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Assignment deadline is 26th April 2022.
  • A presentation will need to be delivered on a date to be confirmed.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Lectures and labs.
  • Assessment: Presentation (worth 20%) and a 3000 word report (worth 80%).

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Ewen Speed (esspeed@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 6th December 2021.

19th January - HS215: Introduction to Health Psychology

Levels: Level 5 and Level 6.

Module code: HS215-5-SP-CO (Level 5) or HS215-6-SP-CO (Level 6).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 19th January 2022.

End date: 23rd March 2022.

Teaching days: Wednesdays.

Assignment hand-in date:

  • Formative assessment (500 words) - 16th March 2022.
  • Summative assessment - 28th April 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching - Delivered via dual delivery- on campus or fully online, depending on restrictions. 10 x 2-hour sessions (Wednesdays 10.00-12.00).
  • Assessment - 2500 word essay (Level 5) or 3000 word essay (Level 6), both worth 100% of the final mark.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module lead: Jennie Todd (jtodd@essex.ac.uk)

Application deadline: 8th December 2021.

19th January - HS900: Research Design and Critical Appraisal

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS900-7-SP-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 19th January 2022.

End date: 23rd March 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment 1: 28th February 2022.
  • Formative assessment 2: 21st March 2022
  • Summative assessment: 25th April 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Blended learning across 9 sessions.
  • Assessment: 3000 word literature review.

Teaching site: Colchester

Module leads: Caroline Barrett (barrattc@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 8th December 2021.

20th January - HS640: Leadership in Health and Social Care

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS640-6-SP-CO (Level 6) or HS640-7-SP-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 20th January 2022.

End date: 25th March 2022.

Teaching dates: 3 synchronous workshop days.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assessment due 25th March 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Blended learning of 3 synchronous workshops plus weekly online activities.
  • Assessment: Portfolio - Leadership case study.

Teaching site: Online

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th December 2021

22nd January - HS621: Quality Improvement in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS621-6-PS-CO.

Credits: 15.

Start date: 22nd January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 1st July.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 10th December 2021.

22nd January - HS626: Quality Improvement in Practice (30 credits)

LevelsLevel 6

Module code: HS626-6-PS-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 22nd January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 1st July.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 10th December 2021.

22nd January - HS627: Quality Improvement in Practice (60 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS627-6-PS-CO.

Credits: 60.

Start date: 22nd January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 1st July.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 10th December 2021.

22nd January - HS909: Quality Improvement in Practice (Level 7)

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS909-7-PS-CO.

Credits: 30.

Start date: 22nd January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with lead.

Assignment hand in date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/online learning.
  • Assessment: 4000 word portfolio, worth 100% of your final mark.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 10th December 2021.

24th January - HS611: Developing Professional Practice

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS611-6-PS (Level 6) or HS611-7-PS (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 24th January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment deadline TBC.
  • Summative assignment due 1st July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: 6000 word portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 12th December 2021.

24th January - HS619: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS619-6-PS-CO/SO (Level 6, Colchester or Southend) or HS619-7-PS-CO/SO (Level 7 Colchester or Southend).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 24th January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment deadline TBC.
  • Summative assessment due 1st July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 12th December 2021.

24th January - HS620: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (30 credits)

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS620-6-PS-CO/SO (Level 6, Colchester or Southend) or HS620-7-PS-CO/SO (Level 7 Colchester or Southend).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 24th January 2022.

End date: 1st July 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment deadline TBC.
  • Summative assessment due 1st July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 12th December 2021.

April 2022

13th April - HS955: Consultation and Assessment Skills

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS955-6-PS-CO (Level 6) or HS955-7-PS-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 13th April 2022.

End date: 29th June 2022.

Assignment hand in date:

  • VIVA: 15th June 2022
  • VIVA: 22nd June 2022
  • Summative: 27th July 2022

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Online through Moodle and weekly Zoom lectures.
  • Assessment: 4000 word portfolio for Level 6, 4000 word portfolio for Level 7.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Michelle Lewington (ml16200@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th March 2022.

Registration deadline: 31st March 2022.

22nd April - HS574: Fundamentals of Renal Care

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS574-6-SU (Level 6) or HS574-7-SU (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 22nd April 2022.

End date: 24th June 2022.

Teaching dates:

  • 22nd April 2022
  • 29th April 2022
  • 5th May 2022
  • 13th May 2022
  • 20th May 2022
  • 27th May 2022
  • 3rd June 2022
  • 10th June 2022
  • 17th June 2022
  • 24th June 2022

Assignment hand-in date: 25th July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: 10 taught sessions.
  • Assessment: 3000 word essay.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module lead: Christine Fennell-Daley (cndale@essex.ac.uk)

Application deadline: 25th March 2022.

22nd April - HS604: Preparation for non-medical prescribing - nurses and SCPHNs

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS604-6-LV-SO (Level 6) or HS604-7-LV-SO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 22nd April 2022.

End date: 11th November 2022.

Teaching: Study days held on Fridays each week.

Assignment dates:

  • Maths exam - 24th June 2022.
  • MCQ - 23rd September 2022.
  • Portfolio deadline - 11th November 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: 21 teaching days and 6 e-learning/self-directed days.
  • Assessment: Drug Calculations Exam with Pass/Fail result. Portfolio worth 80% of final mark. MCQ Exam worth 20%.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Michelle Lewington (ml16200@essex.ac.uk) and Alison Taylor-Lamb (ajtaylor@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th March 2022

Registration deadline: 31st March 2022.

22nd April - HS637: Practice Certificate in Supplementary and Independent Prescribing for Allied Health Professionals

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS637-6-LV-SO (Level 6) or HS637-7-LV-SO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 22nd April 2022.

End date: 11th November 2022.

Teaching: Study days held on Fridays each week.

Assignment dates:

  • Maths exam - 24th June 2022.
  • MCQ - 23rd September 2022.
  • Portfolio deadline - 11th November 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: 21 teaching days and 6 e-learning/self-directed days.
  • Assessment: Drug Calculations Exam with Pass/Fail result. Portfolio worth 80% of final mark. MCQ Exam worth 20%.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Michelle Lewington (ml16200@essex.ac.uk) and Alison Taylor-Lamb (ajtaylor@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 25th March 2022.

27th April - HS954: Using Technology to Enhance Learning in Practice

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS954-7-SU-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 27th April 2022.

End date: 13th July 2022.

Assignment hand in date: 13th July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Assessment - 3000 word assignment.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Susan Stallabrass (spstal@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th March 2022.

Registration deadline: 31st March 2022.

27th April - HS982: Dissertation

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS982-7-SP-CO/SO (Level 7).

Credits: 60.

Start date: 27th April 2022.

End date: 30th April 2023.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Project proposal due TBC.
  • Dissertation due 30th April 2023.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: individual supervision and self-directed learning, supported by a workshop series.
  • Assessment: 12000 word dissertation.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th March 2022.

Registration deadline: 31st March 2022.

29th April - HS918: Developing as a Practice Educator (PEPS2)

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS918-7-SU-SO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 29th April 2022.

Teaching days: TBC.

Assignment hand in date: TBC.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Lectures, group work and tutorials.
  • Assessment: Presentation and portfolio.

Teaching site: Southend.

Module leads: Olivia Hanson (ohanson@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 1st April 2022.

29th April - HS952: Course Design and Development

Levels: Level 7.

Module code: HS952-7-SU-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 29th April 2022.

End date: 10th June 2022.

Teaching dates:

  • 29th April 2022
  • 13th May 2022
  • 10th June 2022

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assignment - 3rd June 2022.
  • Summative assignment - 8th July 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: 2 days classroom study consolidated with technology-enhanced learning.
  • Assessment: 3000 word essay.

Teaching site: Colchester.

Module leads: Chris Green (cmgreeb@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 9th March 2022.

Registration deadline: 31st March 2022.

May 2022

2nd May - HS619: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS619-6-SL-CO/SO (Level 6, Colchester or Southend) or HS619-7-SL-CO/SO (Level 7, Colchester or Southend).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment deadline TBC.
  • Summative assessment - 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/online learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Any.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.

2nd May - HS620: Applying & Using Learning in Practice (30 credits)

Levels: Level 6 and Level 7.

Module code: HS620-6-SL-CO/SO (Level 6, Colchester or Southend) or HS620-7-SL-CO/SO (Level 7, Colchester or Southend).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date:

  • Formative assessment deadline TBC.
  • Summative assessment - 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/online learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.

2nd May - HS621: Quality Improvement in Practice (15 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS621-6-SL-CO (Level 6).

Credits: 15.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.

2nd May - HS626: Quality Improvement in Practice (30 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS626-6-SL-CO (Level 6).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.

2nd May - HS627: Quality Improvement in Practice (60 credits)

Levels: Level 6

Module code: HS627-6-SL-CO (Level 6).

Credits: 60.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with module lead.

Assignment hand in date: Summative assignment due 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/on-line learning.
  • Assessment: Portfolio assignment.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.

2nd May - HS909: Quality Improvement in Practice (Level 7)

Levels: Level 7

Module code: HS909-7-SL-CO (Level 7).

Credits: 30.

Start date: 2nd May 2022.

End date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching dates: 1-2-1 tutorials to be booked with lead.

Assignment hand in date: 17th December 2022.

Teaching and assessment methods:

  • Teaching: Tutorials supported by self directed/online learning.
  • Assessment: 4000 word portfolio.

Teaching site: Online.

Module leads: Penny Hodgkinson (pahodg@essex.ac.uk).

Application deadline: 4th April 2022.