Understanding Epilepsy - PDC54284
If you are looking for an introduction to the types of epilepsy, the effects on the patients, and management including medications and lifestyle factors then this micro-credential is for you! You will learn to identify the types of epilepsy and the causes and effects of epilepsy, along with patient management of those diagnosed with epilepsy. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential will provide an introduction to the types of epilepsy, the effects on the patients, and management including medications and lifestyle factors.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Standard Course StructureDuration: 1 hour
- Identify the types of epilepsy
- Describe the physiological and psychological effects of epilepsy
- Describe the causes of epilepsy
- Identify first line and ongoing management of the patient diagnosed with epilepsy.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.