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Advanced Practice: Practice activities

The Advanced Practice Development (APD) module will help individuals to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required to deliver "Excellent" practice as an Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner. The knowledge and skills covered in this module are based on the following Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) Advanced Pharmacy Framework (APF) competency clusters:

  1. Expert Professional Practice (EPP)
  2. Collaborative Working Relationships (CWR)
  3. Leadership (L)
  4. Management (M)
  5. Education, Training & Development (ET&D)

The APD module has 3 parts: EPP/CWR; ET&D; L&M. Each part has associated practice activities to enable individuals to apply their knowledge and skills.



EPP/CWR practice activities Forms

Critical evaluation (MSc candidates only)

  • Undertake a 2000 word critical evaluation of the current issues in your chosen area of professional practice.
Critical evaluation guidance

Current EPP issues (Standalone candidates only)

  • Reflect on the current issues in your chosen area of professional practice.
Current EPP issues reflective record

Patient case study

  • Prepare a case study of a patient you have managed (to be presented at viva voce interview).
Case study guidance

CWR reflective record

  • Write a reflective record of your MDT experience.
CWR reflective record

SPE

  • Write a summary of your EPP/CWR professional experience.
EPP & CWR SPE form

PDP

  • You are encouraged to develop an individualised PDP for your self-directed learning.
EPP PDP

CWR PDP

ET&D practice activities Forms

Training session

  • Plan and deliver a training session for healthcare staff and write a reflective record of your experience.
Training session reflective record

Mentoring

  • Mentor another learner and write a reflective diary of your experience.
Mentoring reflective diary

SPE

  • Write a summary of your ET&D professional experience.
ET&D SPE form

PDP

  • You are encouraged to develop an individualised PDP for your self-directed learning.
ET&D PDP

L&M practice activities Forms

Service improvement

  • Plan and implement a service improvement and write a reflective record of your experience.
Service improvement reflective record

SPE

  • Write a summary of your L&M professional experience.
L&M SPE form

PDP

  • You are encouraged to develop an individualised PDP for your self-directed learning.
Leadership PDP

Management PDP