- 30 Credits Level 9; ECTS points 15
- Start date
- Course length
- 26 Weeks
- Mode of Attendance
- Blended Learning / 10 Study Days
- Academic school
- School of Nursing & Midwifery
Immediate Care of Medical Acute Surgical Emergencies 30 Credits Level 9; ECTS points 15
This course will equip the student with the ability to develop and synthesise the knowledge and skills necessary to manage medical and surgical emergencies; with the emphasis on chronically ill patients presenting with an acute illness.
This module will be delivered through a series of eight half study days by means of case discussion, role play, SIM man, constructive feedback and discussion of student's experiences.
2. What you will study
Course Content - Triage; history taking; clinical assessment and examination; clinical decision making; prioritising of care; management of patients with a range of acute conditions; evidence based care; inter-sectional collaborative working.
3. Entry requirements
Students should be a registered nurse/health care professional and be able to provide evidence of SCQF Level 8 learning.
4. Student Funding
Course Fee - £980
5. Course Fees
For Academic Year 2014/2015
- £770 .
- £1800 .
For Academic Year 2013/2014
- £750 .
- £1750 .
For Academic Year 2012/2013
- £1000 per course
- £1690 per course
All course fees are reviewed annually and subject to change. Published fees apply to the course's mode of delivery.For further information see Student Finance pages
6. How to apply
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