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ME5049: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN SPECIALISED PRACTICE CLINICAL AREAS (2020-2021)

Last modified: 05 Aug 2021 13:04


Course Overview

This course will enable the experienced practitioner to gain knowledge, skills and experience in their chosen field of practice.  The experienced practitioner as part of their continuous professional development will identify an area of practice they wish to develop in and map their learning and assessment to the course learning outcomes in order to develop in practice whilst gaining academic learning and credits. 

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Full Year Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mrs Helen Gray

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course will allow the experienced Practitioner to identify their own learning needs and how these can be met to develop their own knowledge, skills and experience whilst meeting the learning outcomes of the course.  Each practitioner will be expected to identify their own learning needs inline with the course intended learning outcomes and have a plan of how these will be addressed and completed.  The experienced Practitioner will devise a learning contract along with their clinical and academic supervisors. 

Aim:- This course will enable experienced clinical Practitioners to develop the knowledge, skills and expertise required to fulfil their  role within a specialised field or area of practice.   


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Reflective Report

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
Assessment Weeks 35 Feedback Weeks 38

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Feedback

Information will be provided at induction and in the course handbook that will be available on MyAberdeen.

Feedback will be given along with the grading of the assessment.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ProceduralAnalyseOn completion of this course the student will be able to discuss their individual learning needs and how these can be addressed and evidenced to ensure they are studying at masters level.
ProceduralApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to demonstrate and provide analytical evidence of their competence in clinical practice in their specialised field or area of practice.
ReflectionApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to evaluate the learning gained within this course and how this will be consolidated in practice, shared with others
ReflectionEvaluateSuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to critically evaluate the 4 pillars of Clinical Practice in relation to the Clinical Practice role and analyse how this impacts on the

Portfolio

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 60
Assessment Weeks 35 Feedback Weeks 38

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Feedback

Information will be provided at induction and in the course handbook that will be available on MyAberdeen.

Feedback will be given along with the grading of the assessment.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ProceduralAnalyseOn completion of this course the student will be able to discuss their individual learning needs and how these can be addressed and evidenced to ensure they are studying at masters level.
ProceduralApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to demonstrate and provide analytical evidence of their competence in clinical practice in their specialised field or area of practice.
ReflectionApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to evaluate the learning gained within this course and how this will be consolidated in practice, shared with others
ReflectionEvaluateSuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to critically evaluate the 4 pillars of Clinical Practice in relation to the Clinical Practice role and analyse how this impacts on the

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Resubmission of failed element

Assessment Type Summative Weighting
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ProceduralAnalyseOn completion of this course the student will be able to discuss their individual learning needs and how these can be addressed and evidenced to ensure they are studying at masters level.
ReflectionEvaluateSuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to critically evaluate the 4 pillars of Clinical Practice in relation to the Clinical Practice role and analyse how this impacts on the
ProceduralApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to demonstrate and provide analytical evidence of their competence in clinical practice in their specialised field or area of practice.
ReflectionApplySuccessful completion of the course will enable the practitioner to evaluate the learning gained within this course and how this will be consolidated in practice, shared with others

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