University of Sheffield
Advanced Emergency Care
This course is aimed at emergency care professionals who want to develop their expertise. You will learn new skills to help you manage a service and also how to teach others. We have an international reputation for research in the field of pre-hospital and emergency care.
At least 2 years� clinical experience of emergency medicine or related field (to the standard equivalent of a year 3 speciality trainee of UK emergency medicine training). English language requirements overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: Management theory and practice; evidence-based emergency medicine and research; an introduction to UK emergency medicine; research methods for emergency medicine; dissertation. Optional modules: Observation and ambulatory medicine; paediatric emergency medicine; pre-hospital emergency, event and expedition medicine; musculo-skeletal emergency medicine; sedation in emergency medicine; emergency medicine informatics; medicolegal and forensic emergency medicine; systematically reviewing the research literature; introduction to statistics and critical appraisal; further statistics for health science researchers.
The course is a mixture of online distance learning, independent study and online clinical demonstrations. You are assessed on coursework and project work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Teaching Support Unit, School of Health and Related Research
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