INVITATION to Massive Open Online Course on the theme of ‘Ethical Decision-Making in Care’ from The International Care Ethics Observatory

‘Ethical Decision-Making in Care’ is a 4 week course beginning on 21st October 2019 and requires a commitment of 2 hours per week. The themes of the 4 weeks are as follows: Week 1 – introducing ethics and the Four Principles Approach in relation to a maternal health scenario Week 2 – Exploring the potential … Continue reading INVITATION to Massive Open Online Course on the theme of ‘Ethical Decision-Making in Care’ from The International Care Ethics Observatory

Professor Sally Hardy & Professor Eddie Chaplin explore : What difference does a MOOC make when learning about Learning Disability?

At the Department for Advanced and Integrated Practice at London South Bank University, we have pioneered several ‘Massive open online courses’ (MOOCs), with the help of partners such as Health Education England, covering aspects of mental and physical wellbeing. This specific MOOC explores how to better understand and engage with people living with a learning … Continue reading Professor Sally Hardy & Professor Eddie Chaplin explore : What difference does a MOOC make when learning about Learning Disability?

OUT NOW: Hearing the LOUD Voice

At Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), until a few years ago we were a little smug about the way in which we delivered teaching regarding learning disability (LD) in partnership with people with learning disabilities (PLD); it felt that we had moved on substantially from teaching “about” to teaching “with”, and the success of this … Continue reading OUT NOW: Hearing the LOUD Voice

NEWS: The Open University plans to offer the pre-registration #learningdisabilities nursing programme

The Open University have just announced that they are going to run a pre-registation nursing programme in the field of Learning Disabilities (subject to NMC approval). Details of of the announcement can be viewed at: http://www.open.ac.uk/blogs/OUHWSC/index.php/2018/08/23/the-open-university-plans-to-offer-the-pre-registration-learning-disabilities-nursing-programme/ Or if you just want to make contact with the programme lead you can email Sheila Counihan at sheila.counihan@open.ac.uk, or tweet … Continue reading NEWS: The Open University plans to offer the pre-registration #learningdisabilities nursing programme