Manchester Metropolitan University
This course offers professional education and an academic qualification for nurses and physicians working in emergency contexts. There are three distinct study routes available, all of which have been designed entirely by nurses and physicians experienced in emergency care. Teaching is online and based around a virtual hospital with problem based learning, online lectures, tutorials, web links and online discussions with colleagues and fellow students. The course is made up of two phases. Phase One provides a range of core and elective units from which students can select their personalised route. Phase Two consists of a substantial practitioner project in a chosen field of emergency medicine.
Modules include: Core Units: Acute medical emergencies I; emergency life support; evidence-based emergency practice; human resource management in the emergency department; legal aspects of emergency medicine; major incident management; managing the emergency department; paediatric emergencies; psychosocial emergencies; study design and execution in emergency medicine; surgical emergencies; trauma emergencies.
Practice-focussed written assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2018||-||7 Years|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2018||-||7 Years|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2018||-||7 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||M15 6BH||North West|
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