Principles of Palliative Care (accredited module)

Categories: Care.

Accredited with the University of West London.

Summary of module

  • Increases knowledge of End of Life care through a holistic & multi-professional approach.
  • 7 single study days over an 18 week period. 
  • Assessment: 3,000 word essay
  • Academic credit: 20 credits at Level 6 (degree)

The study days will explore:

  • the philosophy and principles of end of life care
  • assessment and symptom management
  • communication issues and skills
  • loss, grief and bereavement.

Entry requirements

  • 1st level Nurse or Allied HCP
  • Current registration with relevant professional body
  • Work in clinical practice caring for end of life patients
  • Evidence of previous study at Level 5


Application Closing Date: 9th December 2013
Registration: 9th January 2014
Final Assessment due: 23rd May 2014

Cost: £500

For further information, email Sarah Bayliss or follow the ‘Book’ link below: 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *