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MSc Paramedicine (PgDip, PgCert)

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Paramedical Work

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

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. Students will also achieve PgCert and PgDip exit awards during this course.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Public Health and the Paramedic (20 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (credit)

£45

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

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 Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool Business School The...more