Telecare

This course will offer students an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills with which to examine Telecare ‘solutions’ and offer tools to critique its use in light of current evidence and best practice guidelines.

SQCFLevel 11
Credits10
Course DirectorSharon Levy
Start DateJanuary 2014
Fees£490 (2014/15)

This is an online course.

About the course

The course will offer an insight into current trends and future developments of assistive technologies, whilst highlighting the benefits as well as the risks to users, providers and society as a whole.

Assessment

The formal assessment will consist of two elements:

  • 2000 words essay (80% of total mark);
  • active participation and contribution to shared learning via the discussion board (20% of total marks)

How to apply for CPD courses

entry requirements

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Further information

For further information about the content of this course please contact the Nursing Studies CPD secretary:

Sergio Mori Sierra
Nursing Studies CPD Secretary
Medical School
Teviot Place
Edinburgh EH8 9AG
Tel: Tel: +44 (0)131 650 4661
Email:

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