Studying For A Foundation Degree In Health by Mary NorthropStudying For A Foundation Degree In Health by Mary Northrop

Studying For A Foundation Degree In Health

EditorMary Northrop, Jayne Crow, Sarah Kraszewski

Paperback | August 7, 2015

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Studying for a Foundation Degree in Healthis designed to provide clear, relevant knowledge and to support appropriate skills development amongst students enrolled on foundation degree and equivalent level courses, in health and social care. Combining academic study skills, work-based learning skills and practice-focused content in one volume, this is the first textbook to focus specifically on the Band 4 role of associate and assistant practitioner within the health sector. ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿

Features include:

- 13 chapters that cover the core topics students will be expected to demonstrate proficiency on by the end of their degree, including health promotion, healthcare delivery, safeguarding, quality in healthcare and research and evidence-based practice;

- Learning outcomes and activities, enabling students to actively engage with their course content;

- Content written by authors from a broad range of health disciplines, including nursing, radiography, physiotherapy, dentistry and public health, accurately depicting the dynamic field of healthcare in the UK today.

Written by authors with a wealth of experience in running foundation degrees in health, the book aims to provide students with lifelong learning skills that will benefit them while on their course, during future study and in the workforce.

Mary Northropis a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University, UK.Jayne Crow, having been a Senior Lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University for many years, is now a freelance workshop facilitator and lecturer in Health and Social Care.Sarah Kraszewskiis Head of Department Midwifery, Child...
Title:Studying For A Foundation Degree In HealthFormat:PaperbackDimensions:334 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:August 7, 2015Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0273786202

ISBN - 13:9780273786207

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Table of Contents

1. Preparing for StudyJane Shelley and Iain Keenan  2. Work-based LearningClaire Thurgate 3. CommunicationMary Northrop and David Hingley  4. Working in TeamsJayne Crow and Iain Keenan 5. Valuing People: Fostering Dignity and RespectVicki Elliott and Jayne Crow  6. Healthcare DeliveryMary Northrop 7. Quality in HealthcareSarah Kraszewski 8. Legal Aspects of Healthcare DeliveryPatricia Macnamara 9. Research and Evidence-based PracticeShirley Jones 10. Improving Public HealthDr Andy Stevens and Sarah Kraszewski 11. Health PromotionDr Fiona McMaster 12. Safeguarding Individuals and FamiliesDr Chris Thurston 13. Teaching and AssessingAnne-Marie Reid