University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Unscheduled Care

This programme has been designed for professionals working in this clinical environment; suitable candidates include registered nurses and paramedics.

Entry requirements

Candidates must be appropriately registered practitioners and employed in an unsceduled care environment.

Course modules

Modules include: Graduate certificate: Minor injuries; common presentations; unplanned care of the acutely ill child/young person; clinical assessment; non-medical prescribing theory; non-medical prescribing practice; common presentations; minor injuries. Graduate diploma: Clinical assessment; common presentations; minor injuries; non-medical prescribing theory; non-medical prescribing practice; independent study for professional practice; unplanned care of the acutely ill child/young person.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Paisley Campus Paisley PA1 2BE Scotland
Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0141 849 4311