30 Credits Level 9; ECTS points 15
- Start date
- Course length
- 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 2015/2016
- £795 .
- £1860 .
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. You will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.For further information see Student Finance pages
6. How to apply
For an application form, please contact Lynne Ewen
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