CHEMOTHERAPY NURSING PRACTICE: ISSUES IN CARE AND MANAGEMENT - 2017/8

Module code: NUR3303

Module provider

School of Health Sciences

Module Leader

POOLE K Dr (Health Sci.)

Number of Credits

15

ECT Credits

7.5

Framework

FHEQ Level 6

JACs code

B700

Module cap (Maximum number of students)

N/A

Module Availability

Year long

Overall student workload

Independent Study Hours: 90

Lecture Hours: 40

Laboratory Hours: 8

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework PRESENTATION 100
Coursework PORTFOLIO Pass/Fail

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Prerequisites / Co-requisites

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
Demonstrate competency in managing the care of the person receiving chemotherapy K/P KP
Develop a theoretical base to enhance their own and others' practice in relation to the care pathway of a person with cancer who requires cytotoxic chemotherapy treatment including cancer biology and principles of chemotherapy. KP
Understand the chemotherapy patient journey and the subsequent impact of receiving chemotherapy on the individual's and families’ lives, including the holistic assessment of needs. KCPT
Critically analyse their use of evidence based holistic care in their own practice. KPT
Critically reflect on their professional practice and evaluate the need for service improvement and practice development. KCT

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Module content

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Assessment Strategy

Reading list

Reading list for CHEMOTHERAPY NURSING PRACTICE: ISSUES IN CARE AND MANAGEMENT : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/nur3303

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