This module from NHS: Education for Scotland is for anyone working in Health and Social Care who may be required to provide information and communicate with a range of people to assist them in understanding, managing and improving their healthcare.

The module aims to help you gain an understanding of what Health Literacy is and why its important to health, health care and health outcomes. On completing the module you will be able to identify actions that you can use to promote and improve health literacy with the people you work with.

The module is available under a creative commons Attribution, Non-commercial, No Derivatives license.

You can download the module here.