Short courses
Health & Social Care

Infection Prevention and Control

University Certificate in Professional Development:

This award is a designated option module for the BSc (Hons) Integrated Care Studies programme and also runs as a stand-alone module for staff working in health and social care settings.

Course information

Part-time

  • 15 weeks

More part-time details

  • Credits: 20, Level: Degree
  • Enrolment date: February
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384176
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £750

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It enhances your understanding of infection prevention and control principles, practice and management through analysis of current evidence-based practice and related theory.

The award provides you with evidence-based knowledge about the principles of infection prevention and control, and epidemiology of healthcare-associated infection. It also examines current challenges in infection prevention and control practice.

How you learn

You learn through seminars, debates, student-led discussion and using our virtual learning environment.

How you are assessed

You are assessed by a poster presentation and an oral presentation of the work.

Entry requirements

You must be a healthcare professional and able to study at Level 6.

Course information

Part-time

  • 15 weeks

More part-time details

  • Credits: 20, Level: Degree
  • Enrolment date: February
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384176
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £750

Contact details

Further information