Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

Trauma Sciences (Military and Humanitarian)

This programme will give you a thorough grounding in the principles underlying the disease of trauma; give you hands-on training at a two-week summer school consistent with your scope of practice. This will include practical courses in trauma surgery as well as group discussions and practical skills labs; provide both military and civilian clinicians a framework in which to understand the key aspects of military and austere trauma and to develop your own practices; develop a broad and critical understanding of developments in trauma care, in military and disaster settings.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 medical degree or nursing degree, or equivalent; relevant professional experience and expertise; computer skills and access to suitable PC facilities (with microphone, webcam, broadband connection to the internet); all applicants whose 1st language is not English require English language qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: Trauma (the disease); haemorrhage and response to injury; torso trauma; brain and spinal cord injury; critical care and trauma; fracture biology and extremity trauma; military and austere trauma; research methods; summer school; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Distance learning £ 8,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mile End Tower Hamlets E1 4NS South East

Key information

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