University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Paediatric Emergency Medicine

This programme is aimed at high-calibre graduates in medicine involved in the management of clinical emergencies in children; it is ideal for trainees in paediatrics and emergency medicine, and also highly relevant for anaesthetists who wish to develop skills in paediatric anaesthesia or paediatric intensive care; it will also help primary care practitioners who work in remote and rural areas without paediatric support.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a medical degree (MBChB or equivalent) and at least 1 year of clinical experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.

Course modules

Medical emergencies; surgical emergencies and trauma/anaesthesia and sedation; additional topics in paediatric emergency medicine.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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Distance learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
0131 536 0803