HCSCRS01: Personal and Professional Management Skills


Unit 1: Facilitating Professional Development (15 credits)

• What it is to be a professional
• Exploring professional development
• Skills audit, reflection and planning
• Learning Theories
• Developing reflective practice

Unit 2: Preparing for Research in Speech and Language Therapy

• IT and e-learning skills
• Presentation and writing skills
• Ethics in professional practice
• Clinical governance
• Developing specialist knowledge in own field of practice
• Linking learning with the Knowledge and Skills Framework and Professional Registration requirements


Formative assessment (Mandatory): Verbal presentation. (Non-mandatory): Essay draft.
Summative assessment: Portfolio containing the following elements: an evidence based skills assessment, a piece of reflective writing, an essay, material for a verbal presentation, evaluation of a literature search, evaluation and evidence of skills development. 

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