To gain this qualification, you need:
60 credits from the following:
The module and qualification information listed in this description was accurate as of 21st March 2018. We regularly review our curriculum; therefore, the qualification described on this page – including its availability, its structure, and available modules – may change over time. If we change this qualification, we'll do our best to update this page immediately; and, where practically possible, we'll warn you of upcoming changes before we make them. If you need confirmation of any information before registering, please contact us.
For this qualification, we do not allow you to count credit for study you have already done elsewhere.
However if you are planning to continue your studies beyond the postgraduate certificate, it is important to note that up to 60 credits at postgraduate level are allowed against the Postgraduate Diploma in Advancing Healthcare Practice (E46) subject to some restrictions (refer to information on the postgraduate diploma for further information).
Visit our Credit Transfer site for more information and details of how to apply for credit transfer.
As a student of The Open University, you should be aware of the content of the qualification-specific regulations below and the academic regulations that are available on our Essential Documents website.