Multi Professional Support for Learning and Assessment in Practice

The purpose of the module is to facilitate qualified practitioners to be intellectually and practically competent to support practice based learning and assessment in a variety of health and social care settings.


Module Code  NM6156
Level 6
Credits 20
Cost Contact Admissions

The aims of the module are to:

  • Enable practitioners working in a range of settings to develop their knowledge and skills in facilitating and assessing learning in practice
  • Enable practitioners to apply best evidence in practice to promote the development of self and others.

By the end of the module, you will be able to:

  • Critically analyse and demonstrate the development of effective relationships with learners within the context of practice.
  • Critically reflect on the opportunities and limitations of practice as a dynamic learning environment in relation to the facilitation and evaluation of learning in practice.
  • Demonstrate the enabling of learners to integrate theory and practice.
  • Critically evaluate a range of learning theories and teaching strategies to facilitate the integration of theory and practice.
  • Critically examine a range of methods of assessment and select those which are appropriate to assessing knowledge, skills and values.
  • Critically appraise the concepts of leadership and effective inter-professional working and learning in practice, and enable learners to develop their skills in collaborative practice.

KSF - Core dimensions

This module contributes to the following core dimensions:

1 Communication

2 Personal and People Development

3 Health, Safety and Security

4 Service Improvement

5 Quality

6 Equality and Diversity


For further information on the module, 
please contact:
For application information, 
please contact:

Joanne Bates - Module Coordinator
Faculty of Health and Social Care
University of Chester
Riverside Campus
Castle Drive
Chester CH1 1SL

Tel: 01244512261

Health and Social Care Admissions
University of Chester
Parkgate Road
Chester CH1 4BJ

Tel: 01244 511000