Core Module Information
Module title: Work-based Learning

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 40.00
ECTS credit value: 20

Module code: NMS10610
Module leader: Christine Pollock
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Nursing


Description of module content:

The module acknowledges that students studying at this level have effective reflective skills. This module enables the student to further develop reflection which is underpinned by critical thinking, reading and writing. The module promotes professional development in relation to the student’s own learning needs, personal, professional and/or academic interests. Content includes drawing up a Learning Agreement: - expectations; how to write learning outcomes at level 10; Different types of evidence may be used in the portfolio ie., exploration of the concept of reflection, use and appraisal of different reflective models; activities to facilitate a deeper understanding of the process of critical thinking and writing and its application to professional and practice development.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Develop and execute an Independent Learning Agreement commensurate with SCQF level 10.
LO2: Demonstrate critical thinking and reflection in relation to academic, intellectual, personal and professional needs
LO3: Construct a work based portfolio of evidence to meet the learning outcomes in a Learning Agreement.

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