The following pieces of work are submitted and assessed during the three years:

Year one:

  • Professional Issues Assignment 1 (2,500 words)
  • Critical Review (6,000 words, plus 500 words describing dissemination strategy)
  • Placement presentation and report 1 (presentation & 7,000 words)

Year two:

Year three:

More detail on these assignments is provided in the Online Handbook. In addition to this assessed work, trainees are also assessed on each of their clinical placements.

Assessing for the course

We also invite clinicians in the region to examine the assignments undertaken by the trainees. Those individuals who mark for the programme are registered as honorary lecturers and receive a number of benefits including access to the university library. For further details about these benefits and the assignments available for marking please see the link below: