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MSc Paramedic in Primary Care (Closed cohort)

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Duration Full-time
Start date HEFCE - GEN - Degree 1st or 2nd
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This programme delivers core modules over  the 4 years, which are timetabled to allow the learner to develop their knowledge and skills over time and at a pace which allows for anyone working and studying. At present this programme is a closed cohort with the selection process being undertaken by a University collaborative partner.  The core modules make up 120 credits of the course, and includes 20-credit modules on Consultation and Physical examination skills,  Advanced Pathophysiology, Advancing Mental Health across the spectrum, work-based learning, and a 40 credit dissertation module. As part of this programme students will study the Non-Medical prescribing as an additional award. 

Graduate destinations

Students will develop their knowledge and skills needed for the role of the Paramedic in Primary and Urgent care, therefore increasing their prospects of a career in these areas of health care.  Completion of the MSc will also allow a pathway into further study at level 8 PhD.