Practice Placement Four: MANAGE

The details
Health and Social Care (School of)
Colchester Campus
Summer & Long Vacation
Undergraduate: Level 6
Monday 20 April 2020
Monday 20 April 2020
28 February 2020


Requisites for this module



Key module for

MSC B93024 Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

Module description

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Module aims

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Module learning outcomes

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Module information

HCPC (2012) Your guide to our standards for continuing professional development http://www.hpc-uk.org/registrants/cpd/activities/ [accessed 15/11/15]
University of Essex Occupational Therapy Practice Placement Handbook - http://www.essex.ac.uk/hhs/placements/ot/default.aspx

University of Essex Occupational Therapy Guide to Electronic Paperwork - http://www.essex.ac.uk/hhs/placements/ot/default.aspx

Indicative reading:
College of Occupational Therapy (COT) Standards of Practice; Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct as well as an ongoing professional resource and discussion forum www.cot.org.uk

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Portfolio & Framework as well as an ongoing professional resource www.hcpc-uk.co.uk

Learning styles questionnaires (for example Honey and Mumford Learning styles questionnaire)

National Health Service (NHS) Student Bursaries homepage http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/Students/816.aspx

Skills for health http://www.skillsforhealth.org.uk/images/projects/dementia/Dementia%20Core%20Skills%20Education%20and%20Training%20Framework.pdf

Learning and teaching methods

Practice- based learning practice experience in a relevant practice setting Preparation and debriefing workshop details will be available to students prior to sessions on Pre-registration occupational therapy Placement Moodle page Students to draw upon previous experiences and learning to date to inform their practice placement Students will develop relevant skills for their practice placement setting in line with the assessment criteria Learning support: You will have access to support from your practice educator, peers, personal tutor, Practice Placement Lead and student support during the practice placement. The practice educator acts as facilitator; mentor and assessor of the student's development and learning. Where two students are on placement together, they can provide peer support; opportunities for self-directed study and an increased depth of experience for all parties. You are encouraged to disclose any learning needs to the practice educator(s) and consider strategies to support learning. This is indicated on completion of the SWAIN form. Support from the University of Essex occupational therapy placement tutor is available to both students and educators throughout the placement together with support from other tutors at half-way tutorial.


This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Assessment items, weightings and deadlines

Coursework / exam Description Deadline Weighting
Practical   MSc 2018 PP4 Placement booklet     

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%


Coursework Exam
100% 0%
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Mrs Louise Andrews, email: louisea@essex.ac.uk.
Hannah Duncan hlbods@essex.ac.uk 01206 874954



External examiner

Mrs Bethan Collins
The University of Liverpool
Principal Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
Dr Roshni Khatri
UNiversity of Northampton
Subject Leader
Available via Moodle
Of 6 hours, 0 (0%) hours available to students:
6 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).


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