University Of Cumbria Courses

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University Of Cumbria Courses

BA (Hons)

Acting

This is a highly practical programme taught by a team of academic specialists, with actors and directors from the industry on a dedicated arts campus in Carlisle.

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Action Learning: Principles and Application in the Workplace

The aim of this module is to examine the application of Action Learning in the workplace, in particular its role in health and social care organisations.

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Action Research

Action Research is a fully online module that will offer you the opportunity to gain masters level credits based on the INSET courses you do as part of your continuing professional development (CPD).

Module

Acute and Critical Care: Foundations for Practice (level 6)

This module aims to enhance your knowledge and skills in managing acutely / critically ill adults.

Module

Acute and Critical Care: Foundations for Practice (level 7)

Develop advanced knowledge of the principles underpinning the care of adults experiencing acute and critical illness.

Module

Acute Care: Assessment and Management of the Acutely Ill Adult

The module will enhance your ability to recognise and manage the health care needs of acutely ill adults.

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Acute Care: Contemporary Issues (Independent Study)

The aim of this module is to explore contemporary issues underpinning the development of specialist knowledge and skills to meet the needs of the acutely ill adult.

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Acute Illness and Long Term Conditions in Pre-Hospital Emergency Care

The aim of this module is to develop in-depth knowledge of the principles underpinning the care of adults experiencing acute and critical illness including acute exacerbation of long term conditions.

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Acute Pain Management

To develop enhanced knowledge to meet the needs of the patient experiencing acute pain

Module

Acute Stroke Care and Support (level 4)

The module aims to develop the student’s understanding of the effects of acute stroke on the function of key body systems, enabling them to respond to the needs of individuals in the acute stages of a stroke.

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Acute Stroke Management: Contemporary Perspectives

To explore the contemporary perspectives of acute stroke management.

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Acutely Ill Child

This module will enhance the ability of health care providers to recognise and manage the health care needs of acutely ill children.

Short course

Administering Intravenous Injections (IV Cannulation) (SC)

The course is aimed primarily at HCPC registered diagnostic and therapeutic radiographers who are using contrast agents as part of their work in imaging patients.

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Advanced Approaches to Evaluation

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Advanced Assessment & Management of the Acutely Ill Child

This module will enable you to critically analyse, evaluate and reflect upon your ability to recognise and manage the health care needs of acutely ill children.

Module

Advanced Assessment and Management of Common Childhood Illnesses

This module will enhance the ability of health care providers to recognise and manage the health care needs of children presenting with common childhood illnesses, within an evidence-based context..

Module

Advanced Clinical Practice in Magnetic Resonance

The aim of this module is to develop the ability in students to adopt a critical approach to the delivery of MR services. In particular, cardiac imaging will form a focus for this evaluation. Students will also be expected to provide accurate reports on orbit x-ray images for the presence of interocular foreign bodies.

Module

Advanced Pathophysiology and Diseases in Practice

This module will equip you with new and in-depth insights into human biology which will underpin your advanced management of common major illness.

MSc

Advanced Practice (Clinical)

The MSc Advanced Practice (Clinical) is designed to offer a flexible programme which will enhance professional development and career opportunities for nurses and allied health professionals who undertake Advanced Practice roles in healthcare.

PgC

Advanced Practice (Clinical)

The PgC Advanced Practice (Clinical) will help enhance your ability to gain employment in more senior roles as an advanced practitioner, within your chosen field of healthcare. For nurses, the PgC Advanced Practice (Clinical) is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN).

MA

Advanced Practice in Social Work

This is the course to consider if you are a qualified Social Worker with a few years’ experience, and want to further develop your knowledge and skills-base.

MSc

Advanced Practice of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

This is a high-intensity psychological therapies course that enables you to meet professional standards, leading to accreditation by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP).

PgD

Advanced Practice of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

This is a high intensity psychological therapies course that enables you to meet professional standards, leading to accreditation by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP).

Module

Advancing Mental Health across the Health Care Spectrum

The aims of the module are to develop within the student a critical understanding of the nature and impact of mental illness across the health care spectrum.

Short course

An Introduction to Coaching for Business Performance

This half-day short course will help you develop leadership and management skills through coaching and mentoring

Short course

An Introduction to Collective Leadership

This half-day short course will help you to develop leadership skills and behaviours throughout your organisation.

Short course

An Introduction to Team Development

This half-day short course will help you to develop and build team-leadership skills and behaviours throughout your organisation. You’ll learn to build capability, capacity and collaboration in work-based teams.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science

The course aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology, addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science (with integrated foundation year)

Animal Conservation Science (with integrated foundation year) aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science (with sandwich placement)

The course aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

Module

Anxiety Depression and Transdiagnostic Practice

The aim of this module is to enable students to develop a transdiagnostic approach to the assessment and treatment of anxiety and depression.

FDSc

Applied Chemistry

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in Applied Chemistry. Theoretical principles are underpinned by a practical element to the course, giving you the opportunity to gain confidence in a range of chemistry techniques.

BSc (Hons)

Applied Chemistry (Top-up)

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in Applied Chemistry. Theoretical principles are underpinned by a practical element to the course, giving you the opportunity to gain confidence in a range of chemistry techniques.

MSc

Applied Forensic Psychology

The MSc in Applied Forensic Psychology provides a stimulating and challenging academic and scholarly environment for learners with a professional interest in working within forensic and legal contexts, this may be with victims of crime, offenders and/or with staff working in these specialised contexts.

BSc (Hons)

Applied Psychology

This programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society and is the first step on your journey to becoming a Chartered Psychologist.

BSc (Hons)

Applied Psychology (with integrated foundation year)

Applied Psychology includes all the core areas in psychology; developmental, social, biological, cognitive, research methodologies and individual differences. The applied nature of the course focuses on how psychology is used in the real world.

MSc

Applied Social Science

The MSc Social Sciences Framework is designed to build on existing learning experiences and offers flexible learning opportunities.

Module

Asthma Management (level 6)

This module will develop and enhance your skills and knowledge in the diagnosis and management of asthma in both the acute and primary care settings.

Module

Asthma Management (level 7)

Develop in-depth knowledge and understanding in the assessment and management of children and adults presenting with asthma.

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Asymptomatic Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV

This module is designed to enable you to develop knowledge and skills in asymptomatic screening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV.

Module

B12 Administration and Monitoring

Develop self-awareness of the knowledge and skills required to administer and monitor patients prescribed B12 injections, in a general practice setting.

Certificate HE

Biology

Biology is in essence the study of life and as such encompasses many academic fields that may be regarded as individual disciplines. For example microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

BSc (Hons)

Biology (with integrated foundation year)

Biology is in essence the study of life and as such encompasses many academic fields that may be regarded as individual disciplines. For example microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

BSc (Hons)

Biology (with pathways)

Specialise in the field of biology that best interests you and work towards success in your future as a top quality biologist.

BSc (Hons)

Biomedical Sciences

If you are fascinated by the science that underpins clinical practice and the diagnosis and treatment of disease, then our Biomedical Science degree will ultimately prepare you for a career in this field.

BSc (Hons)

Biomedical Sciences (with integrated foundation year)

If you are fascinated by the science that underpins clinical practice and the diagnosis and treatment of disease then our new Biomedical Science degree will ultimately prepare you for a career in this field.

FDA

Bridge to BA QTS

The Bridge is designed to enable graduates of FdA Teaching and Learning Support to progress to the final year (full-time) of the 3 year BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS.

PgC

Business Administration (Part-time)*

This course is designed to meet the needs of business students seeking to gain the skills and knowledge they need to analyse business problems and decisions as part of their career development.

PgD

Business Administration*

This course is designed to meet the needs of business students seeking to gain the skills and knowledge they need to analyse business problems and decisions as part of their career development.

Module

Business and Enterprise Skills for Health and Social Care Professionals

This module aims to develop business and enterprise skills for health and social care professionals. It will prepare you for the future of health care provision that will become increasingly competitive and marking driven.

BA (Hons)

Business Management

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management (with integrated foundation year)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management (with sandwich placement)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Human Resources Management

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Human Resources Management (with integrated foundation year)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Human Resources Management (with sandwich placement)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Marketing

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Marketing (with integrated foundation year)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Marketing (with sandwich placement)

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business, Accounting and Finance

This course prepares you for the challenges of working in the business world and start any career with confidence. You will develop a robust understanding of applied financial theories and concepts.

BA (Hons)

Youth and Community Work

This programme provides an exciting opportunity for students to study for a professional qualification working with young people, adults and community groups in a range of voluntary, local authority and not-for-profit organisations.

PgD

Youth and Community Work

This course has been developed specifically for students with a first degree (or equivalent), and fieldwork experience in a youth or community work setting, who wish to gain a Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) Professional Range Qualification.

Graduate Diploma

Youth and Community Work

This course has been developed specifically for students with a first degree (or equivalent) and fieldwork experience in a youth or community work setting, who wish to gain a Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) Professional Range Qualification.

BA (Hons)

Youth and Community Work (Part-time)

This course provides an exciting opportunity for students to study for a professional qualification for working with young people, adults and community groups in a range of voluntary, local authority and not-for-profit organisations.

BA (Hons)

Youth and Community Work (with integrated foundation year)

This programme provides an exciting opportunity for students to study for a professional qualification in working with young people, adults and community groups in a range of voluntary, local authority and not-for-profit organisations.

BSc (Hons)

Zoology

Zoology is the branch of biology suited to those who have a desire to learn more about animals; their evolution and adaptation; their place and role within ecosystems and their influence on scientific discovery.

BSc (Hons)

Zoology (with integrated foundation year)

Zoology is the branch of biology suited to those who have a desire to learn more about animals; their evolution and adaptation; their place and role within ecosystems and their influence on scientific discovery.

BSc (Hons)

Zoology (with sandwich placement)

Zoology is the branch of biology suited to those who have a desire to learn more about animals; their evolution and adaptation; their place and role within ecosystems and their influence on scientific discovery.