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Cost: £600 with Warwickshire study daysDid 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 critically evaluate and apply current research in the field of the assessment and management of chronic pain in the context of people with long term conditions.This module contributes to the development of knowledge and understanding of the principles of pain management. There is an emphasis on the importance of carrying out a full assessment of an individual who has chronic pain in order to identify the most appropriate management strategy, based on current research and evidence. Students will have the opportunity to engage in debate and discussion pertaining to a range of pain management interventions and how patients can access them in their area of practice. The module enables the student to study pain management specifically in people with long term conditions, including (but not limited to) cancer, musculo-skeletal disorders and vascular conditions.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: 7FHH1182Study 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: 3,000 word accountStudy Method: Distance learning (includes 1 study day)Duration: 3 monthsNo. of Credits: 15 at Level 7Accrediting Institution: University of Hertfordshire