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MSc Paramedicine (PgDip, PgCert)

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Paramedical Work

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

About this course

The changing nature of the NHS requires pro-active practitioners who are innovative leaders capable of adapting to an environment of continual change.

  • Embark on the only face-to-face taught programme of its kind in North West England
  • Take your place at the forefront of changes in the NHS
  • Enjoy a flexible and innovative approach to postgraduate education

We understand that paramedics need to demonstrate a range of well-developed managerial, leadership, interpersonal and problem solving skills, in addition to the more specialist clinical elements which this course supports.

The degree is designed to enhance your current knowledge and understanding and enable you to challenge and critically evaluate your professional practice. It aims to advance your skills as a professional and enhance your career pathway opportunities.

The modules in this programme have been designed and developed to ensure they match the requirements paramedics need to demonstrate in their advancing role. It also includes inter-professional modules, which are aimed at health professionals who cross professional boundaries in their day-to-day practice.

Assessment

How learning is monitored on your programme

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

Students can also exit with PGDip or PGCert Awards.

Modules

This core module will be undertaken by all students on the course.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

2,835

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

International (Band 1): £16,900, International (Band 2): £17,400 and it is a guide for part time students.

Entry requirements

You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree in a related subject to be registered with the Health and Care Professions (HCPC) and if not practicing as an operational font-line paramedic within the Ambulance Service, practising as a paramedic within another area of primary care; sufficient knowledge to embark upon and complete the programme in the required time limits; to demonstrate that you will benefit from and contribute to the programme.

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Business and Law Engineering and Technology Health Science The International Study Centre gives international...more