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Cost: £985, study days in WellesbourneDid you know study days are optional on this module? We know students benefit from face to face contact with a trainer, a chance to ask questions, and networking with other students. But if your location or your calendar mean you can’t attend the study days, you don’t need to worry – all the actual learning for the course is done online. So pick a start date to suit – you can still join the cohort and benefit from our great education!To ensure you have the correct qualifications stipulated by the University to commence the Level 7 module, once your application is received, a member of the education team will contact you within 5 working days.The aims of this module are to enable students to acquire knowledge and skills in the detection, diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation and stroke and critically appraise the evidence and issues surrounding current practice.This module provides students with the opportunity to identify and critically appraise the literature surrounding key aspects of the care pathway in the diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation and stoke with a focus on strategies for risk factor reduction and stroke prevention.The purpose of this module is to enable health care practitioners to develop their critical appraisal of the evidence supporting current management of patients with atrial fibrillation and stroke and be able to plan evidence based care providing solutions to some of the challenges in the minimisation of the impact of these conditions on the individuals, their relatives and the community at large.This course is validated by the University of Hertfordshire.Please note, start dates are the date a course will begin, and study days are not scheduled to be the same as the start date.Course code: 7FHH1193Study DaysThis module is delivered by blended learning, with study days to support the online course. Please note that if low numbers of students book onto this module we may cancel study days at short notice. If this is the case, students already registered will be contacted by our Student Support Team and offered alternative options.The university registration end date is set at 6 weeks before the start date of the module. Late applications can still be processed and will be considered on an individual basis. Please be aware that applications received less than 6 weeks before the start date of the module may result in a slight delay in accessing online learning materials. If you have any queries regarding the above please contact the programme administrator programmes@educationforhealth.org Course DetailsAssessment Method: 2,00 word e-portfolio (40%) and 3,000 word critical analysis (60%)Study Method: Distance learning (includes 2 study days)Duration: 6 monthsNo. of Credits: 30 at Level 7Accrediting Institution: University of Hertfordshire