Health CPD modules at University of Brighton


Minor Injuries and Illnesses

This module is for nurses, paramedics and allied healthcare professionals working in Emergency Departments, Urgent Treatment Centres and in Primary Care and who regularly work with patients requiring urgent and unscheduled care.

Module Information

Module code

NH6181 (level 6) and NH7181 (level 7)


Management of Minor Injuries and Minor illnesses in urgent and emergency healthcare settings.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should be working in the UK as a healthcare professional for a minimum of two 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


3,000-word case study (100%) 

Completion of 6 Skills in Practice

Module Leader

Steve Beach

Module Dates

2023-24 Semester 2  Falmer Campus, Brighton  (dates subject to change)

  • February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  • March 7, 14, 21

Assessments submission date:  30th May 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:

2023-24  £1,122

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 (Acute Care) or (Emergency Care)

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Practice (Acute Care) or (Emergency Care)

Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Acute Care) or (Emergency Care)

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

MSc Advanced Clinical Practice

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