Module Discipline Research and Scholarship as Academic Practice

Course overview
  • Course overview
  • Course details
  • Finance
  • Resources and Facilities
  • Meet the staff
Apply Now
Apply Now
Book An Open Day Book An Open Day

Direct Entry

Apply now

Key course details

Location Online, Carlisle - Fusehill Street, Lancaster
Duration Part-time, Single Module
Start date January 2020
Entry Requirements Programme specification (PDF)
Need more information about this course?

Speak to an advisor

The programme has been designed by staff experienced in academic practice who are active researchers in addition to their teaching role. We promote a flexible approach to learning and assessment in recognition that you will already have a busy working life.

Graduate destinations

With an advanced knowledge of academic practice, you will be well placed for pursuing promoted posts in Higher Education Institutions.

News and Events

New institute’s ambition to tackle NHS staffing crisis

Posted: 1 Nov 2019

A new Institute of Health set up at the University of Cumbria aims to tackle the ongoing staffing crisis in the NHS with a dual purpose of recruiting more new staff in Cumbria as well as upskilling and retaining the current workforce. In addition to growing new recruits, the newly formed institute aims to support policy and research in relation to the NHS Long Term Plan with a renewed emphasis on increased funding for continuing professional development (CPD) and upskilling of current NHS staff.

German nurses association in fact-finding mission to UK

Posted: 8 Oct 2019

A delegation from the German equivalent of the British Nursing Association visited the UK last week on a fact-finding mission that could pave the way for major changes to the healthcare system in Germany.

Top 5 tips to get into Social Work

Posted: 13 Dec 2019

Deciding to train in a new profession can be daunting. Whether it is your first job, a career change or a logical next step, it can be difficult to know if you're making the best decision. To help you decide if Social Work is right for you, our Principal Lecturer Jim Greer gives his top tips on getting into Social Work.

Campus Tour

Fri 13 Dec 2019

An opportunity to visit our Fusehill Street Campus.

Undergraduate Health, Social Care and Sport Open Day

Sat 11 Jan 2020

Here's your chance to experience living and learning with like-minded individuals on a campus where you'll find your course, your calling and your career.


Edit Page