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Module Code NM7194
Level 7
Credits 20
Cost Contact Admissions

The aims of the module are to:

  • Provide the skills and knowledge to equip you to become an effective clinical supervisor, and enhance the effectiveness of supervision for supervisees.
  • Enable you to critically examine the boundaries of clinical supervision and its relevance to practice situations.
  • Facilitate you in developing approaches to implementing clinical supervision within multidisciplinary teams.

By the end of the module, you will be able to:

  • Critically evaluate the need for clinical supervision, and critically analyse its advantages and disadvantages.
  • With critical insight, evaluate various definitions of ‘clinical supervision’.
  • Critically examine and interpret contemporary models of clinical supervision.
  • Critically appraise the roles of the supervisor and supervisee within supervision.
  • Critically explore the ethical and professional issues around clinical supervision, including the practicalities of implementing a system of clinical supervision.

KSF – Core Dimensions

This module contributes to the following core dimensions:

  1. Communication
  2. Personal and People Development
  3. Health, Safety and Security 
  4. Service Improvement
  5. Quality
  6. Equality and Diversity

For further information on the module, please contact:
Hazel M Chapman
Module Leader
Faculty of Health and Social Care
University of Chester
Riverside Campus
Castle Drive
Chester CH1 1SL
T: 01244 511626
For application information, please contact:
Health and Social Care Admissions
University of Chester
Parkgate Road
Chester CH1 4BJ
T: 01244 511000