This unit aims to broaden and deepen your understanding of the historical philosophical, theoretical and political influences on the development of modern adult nursing. You will explore the core values that underpin the nursing framework philosophy from an adult nursing perspective and critically apply them to specific areas of clinical practice.

This unit is available at level 7.

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Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus


4 days

Entry requirements:

These study days are suitable for any health or social care professional who provides care for people with dementia and their carers, whether in the NHS or private sector.