Is this course for me?

This short 30 credit module is suitable for health care practitioners working in the field of neonatal care.

What will this course cover?

This module is designed to equip nurses who have recently been employed in the field of neonatal nursing with the essential knowledge and skills required to work within this specialised area.

The module will facilitate development of critical analysis and skills in assessment of the neonate and decision making, giving the opportunity to synthesise and evaluate the concepts underpinning critical care and specialist practice.

The module will provide you with the opportunity to think critically and logically about issues pertinent to assessment of the acutely, critically ill or deteriorating neonate, demonstrating an independent perspective.

Delivery mode

Case discussions, Group work, Lectures, Online learning, Simulation, Tutorials, Workshops

Assessment mode

Clinical competencies, Coursework


Relevant professional experience