This 20 credit module, which can be taken at either degree level or masters level, enables you to enhance your knowledge of the theory and evidence base on which the clinical consultation is based. You will improve your clinical management planning skills to promote high quality, safe, patient-focused care in clinical practice, as well as ensuring that your practice is based on current evidence and incorporates relevant professional, legal and ethical dimensions.
You will build upon your knowledge of medical consultation skills, refining your history taking and documentation to aid diagnosis. You will improve your understanding and apply a deeper level of the diagnostic process, using problem solving to ensure safe patient management.
Throughout the module, you will use interactive technology to underpin and support your learning and also learn through interacting with other healthcare professionals.