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Nursing, Midwifery & Health Professions

Introduction to the Management and Administration of Medicines
University Certificate in Continuing Education


Course overview

This module provides an introduction to the principles underpinning the management and administration of medicines. 

This module is designed for qualified or unqualified support workers/carers who are working within the health and social care environment and whose role involves the management and administration of medicines.  In line with Skills for Care (2006) recommendations, the module aims to enable support workers/carers to develop their underpinning knowledge in relation to the management and administration of medicines to ensure safe practice in this area.


Course details


Entry requirements



2020 entry

Fee for UK/EU applicants:

  • Length: 15 weeks
  • Credits: 20, Level: Certificate
  • Enrolment date: January