You will be directed through specific course assignments to engage with interprofessional learning activities; supporting your wider understanding of, and integration into, the healthcare team.
This course has two intakes a year, in June and December. The next intake will be June 2020.
Uses Bath’s blended-learning style of delivery: you will attend a series of face to face workshops, and have your learning at distance supported by our highly experienced educators via our Virtual Learning Environment.
This course is GPhC accredited: successful completion will allow you to apply for annotation as Independent Prescriber on the General Pharmaceutical Council register.
Leads to the award of 30 academic credits (CATS credits), which can be used to contribute to a range of academic awards with us including Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma and MSc.
You will nominate a clinical area in which you'll train as an Independent Prescriber for the duration of the course. You must have existing expertise within this clinical area.
Workshop dates: June 2020 start
The Independent Prescribing course takes place over six months and you'll attend a series of mandatory workshops:
- Workshop days 1 & 2: 10 and 11 June 2020
- Workshop days 3 & 4 : 15 and 16 July 2020
- Workshop days 5 & 6: 9 and 10 September 2020
- Workshop day 7: 14 October 2020 - TBC
- Workshop days 8 & 9: 4 and 5 November 2020 - TBC