Health CPD modules at University of Brighton


Dialysis and Enhanced Renal Care

Dialysis and Enhanced Renal Care

This module is for applicants working in the UK as a Healthcare Professional at least two days a week.  Working in a clinical area with support from a designated mentor.

Module Information

Module Code

NH6178 (level 6) NH7178 (level 7)


Renal anatomy and physiology. CKD pathophysiology.  Diabetic nephropathy.  Renal anaemia.  Mineral bone disease. Cardio-renal disease.  Renal pharmacology.  Chronic dialysis.  Renal transplantation.  Renal diet.  Psychologist support.  End of life care.

Entry Requirements 

Applicants should be working in the UK as a healthcare professional for a minimum of 2 days per week, working in a clinical area with support available from a designated mentor.

Applicants at level 7 would normally possess a bachelor degree or equivalent or have evidence of the ability to study at postgraduate level


Poster, Poster presentation, completion of 7 renal skills in practice.


Module Leader

Ferdinand Bravo

Module Dates 

2023-24 Semester 1 Falmer, Brighton Campus:

  • October 6,13,20,27
  • November 3,10,17,24

Assessments submission date/Presentation Dates:

Thursday 25th January or Friday 26th January 2024.


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:

2022-23 £1092

2023-24 £1122

Further Information

Please contact for further information about the module

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

BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care) 

Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care) 

Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care)

MSc Health / MSc Health and Education / MSc Health and Management

MSc Advanced Clinical Practice

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