Health CPD modules at University of Brighton


Advancing Competency in Specialism, through Work Based Learning

This module is for Allied Health Professionals (AHP’s) working in advanced or specialist clinical practice, who are on an MSc clinical pathway. 

Module Information

Module code



Advanced or specialised AHPs will align with an advanced practice clinical framework or curriculum e.g (RCEM, RCGP, ESC, FICM). They will deliver educational achievement of two advanced or specialist competencies which are assessed via work- based learning, supervision and a presentation.  

Entry Requirements

  • Previous degree or evidence of ability to study at Level 7.
  • Healthcare professional currently registered with a professional, statutory and regulatory body and 3 years post registration experience.
  • Working in an area of clinical practice normally a minimum of 15 hrs a week (minimum 30hrs apprenticeship)

Assessment s

  • Competency in clinical practice, assessed via skills book/work based portfolio (Pass/Refer) 
  • Oral presentation (100%) 

Module leader

 Emma Vyvyan

Module Dates

2024-25 – Semester 2  Falmer Campus, Brighton (Dates subject to change)

  • January 27
  • March 17
  • April 28

Oral Presentation/Assessment:  12th May 2025

Skills book/Portfolio/Presentation  submission: 20th May 2025


If you are choosing this module as part of a postgraduate or community course, please contact for specific information on the fee for this module

If you are taking this as a single module or part of the BSc / Grad Cert/ PG Cert Clinical Practice or BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course, the module fee is:

2024/25 £680

Further Information 

This module can be taken as part of a course including:

MSc Advanced Clinical Practice 

Advanced Clinical Practitioner Masters Degree Apprenticeship 

Can also be taken as part of our other MSc clinical pathways. 

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