CPPD Modules

Most of our university providers offer CPPD modules as non-assessed. Please refer to the relevant course page or contact the course coordinator directly for more information.

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  • CPPD Moduleintroduction to human genetics and Genomics

    Introduction to Human Genetics and Genomics

    The Introduction to Human Genetics and Genomics module is a subject-specific lecture-based module in the MSc Genomic Medicine programme. This unit will provide essential and contemporary knowledge relating to genetic science and genetic disease.

  • CPPD ModuleOmics Techniques and their Application to Genomic Medicine

    Omics Techniques and their Application to Genomic Medicine

    This module will provide an overview of bioinformatics approaches to the analysis of genomic data. In addition there will be an introduction to different “omics technologies” and strategies to prioritise the pathogenicity of variants

  • CPPD ModuleGenomics of Common and Rare Inherited Disease

    Genomics of Common and Rare Inherited Disease

    This module will provide an introduction to the clinical presentation and manifestations of rare inherited and common diseases, and considers the patient and family perspective with respect to the role and impact of genomics. It reviews traditional and current strategies and techniques used to identify genes responsible for both common multifactorial and rare inherited diseases.

  • CPPD ModuleMolecular Pathology of Cancer and Application in Diagnosis, Screening and Treatment

    Molecular Pathology of Cancer and Application in Diagnosis, Screening and Treatment

    This module will provide detailed knowledge and understanding of the molecular mechanisms involved in cancer development, including how interrogation of a person’s own genome and the genome of tumour cells can facilitate the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

  • CPPD ModuleCounselling Skills for Genomics

    Counselling Skills for Genomics

    This module will provide an introduction to counselling skills for genomics, including how to communicate and provide appropriate support to individuals and their families via theorectical and practical sessions.

  • CPPD ModuleCardiovascular Genetics and Genomics

    Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics

    The aim of this module is to introduce students to the role of genomics in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease, both in terms of common and rare disease, and will discuss the impact our growing knowledge of the genomic aetiology of these conditions is having on management.

    This module has been developed by the provider to be offered in addition to the National Genomics Education Programme Core and Optional modules.
  • CPPD ModuleHealth Informatics

    Health Informatics

    Central to any efforts to build an efficient health care system, or in supporting evidence-based medicine, is the need to capture information around patient diagnosis and medical treatment. At the core of this module is the development of electronic patient records.

  • CPPD Moduleprimer genomic medicine

    Primer in Genomic Medicine

    A one day face-to-face interactive course that provides a short, sharp burst of the basic essentials required to be conversant in contemporary Medical Genomics. The course will be geared towards specialist and non-specialist nurses, GPs and the wider group of scientists and health professionals who are not necessarily directly involved with applications of medical genomics but require a basic knowledge.

  • CPPD ModuleHealthcare Education

    Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Healthcare & Science Education

    This module addresses the key principles and practice of effective teaching, learning support and assessment in healthcare and science education, enabling learners to develop their teaching skills and a scholarly and professional approach to their practice as teachers in higher education.