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Module Reading List

Preparation for Transition to Registered Practice, 2021/22, Semester F09
Paula Mayo
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

Aveyard, H, Sharp, P. and Woolliams, M. 2015. A Beginner's Guide to Critical Thinking and Writing in Health and Social Care. 2nd Edition. Maidenhead: Open University Press.

BANKS S. & GALLAGHER A. 2009. Ethics in professional life : virtues for health and social care London. Palgrave.

BANKS, L. WAKEFIELD J. McGOWAN R. (eds) 2010. The student nurse guide to decision making in practice. Open University Press.  read chapter 7.

BRITTEN,  L. 2020 A programme to smooth the transition from student to newly qualified nurse. Nursing Times [online]; 116: 4, 60-62.

COTTRELL, S. 2017. Critical Thinking Skills: Developing effective analysis and argument. 3rd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan

Department of Health

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2010. Equity and excellence: : liberating the NHS. Department of Health: London. (Available Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2010. Liberating the NHS: Regulating healthcare providers. Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2010. Liberating the NHS: Report of the arm's-length bodies review. Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2008. High quality care for all : NHS Next Stage Review final report. Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2008. Framing the nursing and midwifery contribution : driving up the quality of care Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2004. The NHS improvement plan : putting people at the heart of public services. Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH National service frameworks

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2010. Liberating the NHS: Local democratic legitimacy in health. Department of Health: London. (Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2003 The Victoria Climbie Inquiry report of an inquiry by Lord Laming (cm 5730). London: Stationary Office

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2001 Learning from Bristol:The report of the public inquiry into children's heart surgery at the Bristol Royal Infirmary (Cm 5207(II)) London: Stationary Office.

ELLIS, P. 2018. Leadership, management and team working in nursing. 3rd Edition.

FORDE-JOHNSTON, C. 2018. How to Thrive as a Newly Qualified Nurse. Lantern Publishing

Forde-Johnston, C. 2020. How to Prepare for Interviews and Develop your Career as a Nurse or Midwife. Lantern Publishing.

FRESHWATER, D. TAYLOR, B. SHERWOOD, G. 2008 International textbook of reflective practice in nursing. Blackwell.   

GHAYE, T & LILLYMAN, S. 2010 2nd ed. Reflection: Principles and practice for healthcare professionals. Dinton Wilts. Quay

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

GLASPER, EA, IRELAND, L. 2000 Evidence-based child health care : challenges for practice London, Macmillan Press.

JONES-DEVITT S. & SMITH L. 2008. Critical thinking in health and social care. London. Sage.

MID STAFFORDSHIRE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST 2013. Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry - Executive summary London: Crown Copyright. Available online

 MONAGHAN ,T 2015 A critical analysis of the literature and theoretical perspectives on theory-practice gap amongst newly qualified nurses within the United Kingdom. Nurse Education Today; 35: 8, e1-e7.

Nuffield Trust 2014.The Francis report: one year on.

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

STANDING, M. 2011. Clinical judgement and decision making for nursing students. Learning Matters.  read chapter 11.

TAYLOR G. & HAWLEY H. 2010. Key debates in health care. London. Open University Press.

TAYLOR, B.J.2010. 3rd Ed. Reflective practice for healthcare professionals : a practical guide. McGraw Hill.

This list was last updated on 22/01/2021