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Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Science

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Description
Oxford Learning is one of the leading distance education providers in the United Kingdom and internationally, and along with our partners in education, promotes quality home study education world wide. Our online distance learning programmes encompass A-Level and Diploma level courses. As part of your course you will have access to the tutor department who are able to support and mentor you throughout the learning process. Our students come from varied backgrounds, differing levels of education, and every continent in the world. Our courses give you the confidence to achieve your academic goals, and give you new and further knowledge or, as with many of our past students, a new career path. We invite you to take a look at the reviews past students have left, and look forward to welcoming you as an Oxford Learning student soon. Your qualification from Oxford Learning will show your respected and exceptional level of education.

Benefits

  • Affordable
  • Make your own study schedule and take advantage of online tutoring hours
  • Obtain a certified diploma once you finish the course.

Details

The course is designed to give you a well rounded knowledge of the subject and to give you the ability to carry on your studies at a higher level. At Level 3 you are not required to have any previous knowledge of the subject, as the materials will take you from no previous knowledge up to Level 3. For Level 5/HND subjects you will be required to have studied at Level 3 or above before enrolment.
Suitable for: SUITABLE FOR: This course is suitable for all students over the age of 17. Students can study on this course no matter where you are in the World. The course is made up of various units and each build up your knowledge base of the subject. Courses are all delivered in English.

Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Science
£365.00

Course Synopsis
This Quality Assured Level 3 Diploma course is designed to appeal to health care professionals who wish to develop their underpinning knowledge, the allied practitioner who needs to expand their basic clinical understanding and skills, and those who have a personal interest in the subject.

The first five modules are related to body systems, and will include details of common conditions and treatments relative to its function and anatomy. The following modules are devoted to specific elements of clinical practice, and will also refer back to body systems to form an integrated and holistic approach. There will also be activities within some of the modules for revision and clarification purposes - these activities will be formative. A glossary will also be included in the majority of modules to act as a useful reference.

The course is divided into ten modules, each with an associated assignment. Following completion of all ten modules, students will be required to complete a project module. The course finishes with an online examination.

Course Content


Part one


Module 1: Cardiovascular and circulatory systems
In this module students look at the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular and circulatory systems. Additionally, it will give examples of common conditions and disorders such as; cardiovascular disease, leukaemia, anaemia, and other relevant conditions.

The module will contain detailed images and diagrams to aid in the students learning.

Module 2: Respiratory system
This module looks at the anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system. In addition it will give examples of common conditions and disorders such as carcinoma, tuberculosis, pleurisy, asthma, and other relevant conditions.

The module will include detailed diagrams, comprehensive symptom description and treatment indications.

Module 3: Nervous and musculoskeletal systems
This module looks at the anatomy and physiology of the nervous and musculoskeletal systems. In addition it will give examples of common conditions and disorders such as tumours, Alzheimer's, arthritis, osteoporosis, and other relevant conditions.

The module will include detailed diagrams, comprehensive symptom description and treatment indications.

Module 4: Gastrointestinal and endocrine systems
This section gives students the opportunity to explore the anatomy and physiology of the gastrointestinal and endocrine systems. In addition it will give examples of common conditions and disorders such as carcinoma, absorption, gastric ulceration, diabetes and glandular problems, and other relevant conditions.

The module will include detailed diagrams, comprehensive symptom description and treatment indications.

Module 5: Skin, reproductive and urinary systems, and special senses
This module looks at the anatomy and physiology of the skin, reproductive and urinary systems. In addition it will give examples of common conditions and disorders such as carcinoma, eczema, psoriasis, infertility, endometriosis, prostate problems, kidney disorders, and other relevant conditions.

The module will include detailed diagrams, comprehensive symptom description and treatment indications.

Part two
Within part two of the course there is a significant amount of chemistry and biochemistry which will be explained in as much detail as possible. Glossaries will be given with each topic so that students have a useful and accessible resource.

Module 6: Clinical pathology
In this module students will focus on the normal pathology and that of disease; therefore exploring cellular composition and pathogens and relating these to specific diseases and conditions.

Module 7: Clinical pharmacology
Students will explore the classification and grouping of drugs and also look at how drugs work in this module. Drug addiction and the processes behind this will also be considered.

Specific examples of drugs will be given, together with the correlating diseases they are used to treat; for example students will look at antibiotics, analgesics, chemotherapy and many more.

Module 8: Clinical immunology and epidemiology
This module will look at the basis of immunology, what it means in terms of disease, and prevention such as vaccination and inoculation. The way in which vaccines are made and also how immunology is linked to epidemiology and predicting disease in the population will be covered.

Module 9: Nutrition and psychology
Nutrition is an important part of health and wellbeing. We look at different food groups, the body's requirements and the way in which food is used by the body to provide energy. We will also be looking at eating disorders within this module, together with malnutrition. Psychological aspects of health and disease are explored.

Module 10: Clinical examination and diagnostic procedures
This module looks at some of the diagnostic procedures such as x-ray, blood tests, MRI scanning, ECG, and other significant and commonly used tests. Within this module we will also be looking at specific examples where these tests are used such as for screening purposes.

Entry Requirements
All students must per 16 years of age and above.

These require a minimum prior learning to GCSE standard in order to for students to manage study and the assumed knowledge within course content.

Study Hours
Approximately 20 hours per unit

Assessment Method

Final online multiple choice examination.

Please note that you can enrol on this course at anytime.

Award
Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Science

This course is Quality Assured by OLQA

Additional Information
You will receive a certificate from the College. Fees for both are included in the course fee.

The course can be enrolled upon by students Internationally. There are no deadlines for enrolments.

To view the differences between our qualifications, please click HERE

What's Included
All study materials to enable the student to successfully complete the Diploma. Support is provided by the tutor department. Certification upon completion. All examination fees.

Course Fee
£365.00

Payment by Instalments
Students are able to pay course fees in monthly instalments. Click here to download our instalment plan.

Further Information
These require a minimum prior learning to GCSE standard in order to for students to manage study and the assumed knowledge within course content.

They provide an ability to gain and apply a range of knowledge, skills and understanding in a specific subject at a detailed level. Level 3 qualifications such as A levels, NVQ3, BTEC Diplomas etc. are appropriate if you plan to progress to university study.

Level 3 courses which are not examination board accredited can assist you in career development, continued professional development, personal development, and provision of a basis for further study.

Progression from level 3 is to specialist learning and detailed analysis of a higher level of information (for example university level study, Diploma Level 5 study).

Level 3 Diploma
The Quality Assured Diploma is a Level 3 equivalent on the National Qualifications Framework. The Diploma is a 1 year course which is self study and is examined by online examination. The Diploma is awarded by Oxford College. Upon completion of the course you will receive certification awarded by Oxford College.

Your course is delivered online via the Oxford Learning On Campus website.

This is a flexible learning course, so the more time you have to commit to your studies, the sooner you are able to complete.

Please note that included in your course fee is your registration to the On Campus student community, and a licence to print your study materials.

Please note that the licence is for one print only, so please ensure that you have enough paper and ink to print the full course materials if required.

You will require having one of the following packages to access your On Campus area:

  • Windows:Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above
  • Macintosh:Mac OS X, Mac OS 9.2 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

In the student 'On Campus' you are also able to take part in the student chat room and forums as part of our online student community.

After enrolling online you will receive your username and password to access the On Campus area within 5 working days. You will also receive your personal Oxford Learning student number via email.

Materials and support provided by Oxford Learning.

Conditions

Thanks to this offer, valid exclusively for one person, you will obtain a Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Science.

How to register

By buying the course in Emagister Express, you will obtain an access coupon. We will send you the codes and keys to the coupon. Send the coupon code and the key to contact@oxfordcollege.ac. The training provider will then give you access to the course.

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