Advanced Critical Care Practice
This course is suitable for experienced nurses with at least 5 years post-registration critical care experience, who are currently working in a critical care area, and are interested in advanced critical care practice. This programme aims to prepare experienced nurses and other appropriate health care professionals in collaboration with the local health service to become a highly skilled and knowledgeable practitioner.
Normally be working in ICU or in a critical care area; have least 5 years post-registration critical care experience; have the full support of their line manager and consultant(s) who will be their mentor(s); preferably have a 1st degree.
Modules typically include: anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology; clinical assessment and diagnostic skills; resuscitation and management of the critically ill patient; professional issues in advanced critical care practice; non-medical prescribing; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 1,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,750 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
College of Human and Health Sciences