Quality Practice (8ALF015)

Quality Practice (8ALF015)

Level ~ Graduate Diploma
Availability ~ To be announced
Type ~ Lifespan Unit

In this unit students will develop an understanding of the key stages of developing a quality improvement proposal. Using skills developed in 8ALF013 Evidence-based practice students will develop a quality improvement goal/ area for innovation. They will develop a plan framework including appropriate improvement methodology to address the goal and identify key ethical considerations as well as an outline of data analysis and sustainability processes.


Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the unit, students will be able to:

  1. Formulate an innovative improvement project that is inclusive of those with lived experience and of those with mental ill health

Weekly Schedule
Week 1 Introduction to innovation (including choosing topic and intro to key steps)
Week 2 Incorporating lived experience into ‘standard methodologies’
Week 3 Setting up a project: Ethics and governance
Week 4 Data analysis
Week 5 Dissemination and sustainability