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HECS 3248 Reading list

Theory and Practice Module 5, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Helen Convey
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Reading

Cottrell, S. 2017. Critical Thinking Skills. 3rd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan.  

Ellis, P. 2018. Leadership, management and team working in nursing3rd Edition.Exeter: Learning Matters.    

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Aveyard, H., Sharp, P. and Woolliams, M. 2015. A Beginner's Guide to Critical Thinking and Writing in Health and Social Care2nd Edition. Maidenhead: Open University Press. 

Bishop, V. 2009. Leadership for nursing and allied health care professions. Maidenhead: Open University Press.


Gill, R. 2011. Theory and practice of leadership 2nd Ed. London: Sage.

Holt, J. 2010 Learning & Teaching Critical Thinking Skills. In: Foyle, L. and Hostad, J. eds. Illuminating the Diversity of Cancer and Palliative Care Education. Oxford: Radcliffe.

Jones-Devitt,S. and Smith, L. 2008. Critical thinking in health and social care. London: Sage.

Price, B. and Harrington, A. 2018. Critical Thinking and Writing in Nursing. 4th Ed. Exeter: Learning Matters.

Taylor-Moss, M. 2005. The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader. San Francisco: Wiley.

Thompson, A. 2008. Critical Reasoning: A practical introduction. 3rd Ed. London: Routledge.

Thompson, C. and Dowding, D. 2009. Essential decision making and clinical judgement for nurses. Edinburgh. Churchill Livingstone.

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Journal of clinical nursing.

Journal of advanced nursing.

Nursing philosophy.

Nursing management.

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Care Quality Commission

Department of Health

Nursing & Midwifery Council

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

This list was last updated on 10/08/2020