Faculty of Health Sciences

Care and Management of the Critically Ill Patient

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

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What you'll study

This module covers the fundamental aspects of critical care, ARDS, Sepsis, ventilation, haemodynamic monitoring etc. It is only suitable for individuals with a reasonable level of intensive care experience or those working in high end high dependency units. The module runs over 6 study days alternative weeks of semester 2 and is offered alternate academic years.

Assessment of the module is by case study.

Starts in: Duration:
January 12 weeks (1 semester)

This module is delivered on alternate Mondays on campus

Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit.

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Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking.

Clinical placements give our students the skills, experience and support to become confident and compassionate health practitioners.

Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from ‘bite-size’ taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities.

Entry requirements

If studied as a stand alone module there are no entry requirements other than relevant clinical experience. If studied as part of a BSc programme/Grad Dip Programme candidates will have to meet the entry criteria of the programme (HE Diploma in Nursing/Operating Department Practice/Paramedic Science or similar professional qualification, or the equivalent number of CAT points).

Fees and funding

Home/EU: £1,540 (per 20 credit module)

International: Please contact 

Funding may be available through your employer.