Wound Healing and Tissue Repair
The aim of this course is to enable individuals to explore and analyse existing and developing theories and concepts that underpin wound healing and tissue repair, facilitating professional and personal growth, building upon the individual's wide range of educational and vocational experience and developing their ability to become life-long learners. Students increase their theoretical knowledge and develop critical independence, contributing through research and scholarship to the development of knowledge and an evidence-base relating to their individual profession.
A minimum of a 1st degree or recognised professional experience (a minimum of 2 years experience in a position of responsibility relevant to the programme), such as doctors, nurses, pharmacists, podiatrists.
Modules include: Biology of wound healing; behavioural (psycho-social) aspects of wound healing; research design and methods; intrinsic and extrinsic factors influencing healing; assessment and diagnosis; management of acute wounds; management of chronic wounds; values and priorities in wound care; dissertation.
Assessment methods include dissertation.
Majority of students are self-funded, though some obtain awards from pharmaceutical companies, or other employers.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Online study||£ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Online study||£ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Online study||£ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
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