We are seeking an external examiner for the newly developed MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner. This is a programme which is delivered largely in the workplace, across a range of clinical settings and is available as a standard post registration programme and as an apprenticeship route with an integrated end point assessment.
The programme commenced in April 2019 and we have an inaugural cohort of 15 with a predicted annual cohort (planning for February) of 15 – 20.
We will have one progression board a year which you will be required to be in attendance for.
The prediction is that this will be In April to start and move to Jan/Feb annually from the second cohort.
The programme consists of the following modules with the associated assessments. This is a 44 week long programme with hand in dates presently set for the end of each year. This is provisional at present and may be subject to change.
Year 1 M01 (clinical examination)
M02 (clinical investigation)
M30 (evidencing prescribing) 2 pieces of assessment (written and portfolio)
2 pieces of assessment (written and portfolio)
1 piece of assessment (portfolio)
Year 2 M03 (evidence based practice)
M05 (leadership) 2 pieces of assessment (essay and portfolio)
2 pieces of assessment (coursework and portfolio)
2 pieces of assessment (report and portfolio)
Year 3 M06 (dissertation)
M07 (integrated end point assessment) 8,000 word dissertation and portfolio
Exam and presentation as per requirements for end point assessment for ACP.