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Prehospital Critical Care

University of Stavanger

Master
48 months
Duration
Free
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About

One aim of Master in Prehospital Critical Care at University of Stavanger is to supply prehospital care providers with academic ability to critically appraise the knowledge base in their field. This programme is the only international master in Prehospital Critical Care in Scandinavia, taught in English.

Overview

The Master in Prehospital Critical Care at University of Stavanger is either full-time with an estimated duration of 2 years, or part-time with an estimated duration of 4 years. New admissions will take place annually, starting every fall semester. The part-time program is flexible and accessible for participants who work full time. Admission to the PHCC full-time programme may qualify for a Norwegian study permit.

There are no similar programmes in Norway or Scandinavia, and it is the only international master within this field. The programme was developed in collaboration with the Norwegian Air Ambulance (SNLA) and the University of Stavanger.

Career:

Different positions within prehospital and emergency medicine/critical care and teaching, requiring the ability to initiate, develop and evaluate research and quality improvement projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication and Decision making in Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care
  •  Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care
  •  Scientific Methods
  •  Philosophy of Science, Health Care Ethics and Human Rights
  •  Traumatology in Pre Hospital Critical Care
  •  Major Incidents: Medical Management and Preparedness
  •  Master Thesis in Pre Hospital Critical Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must satisfy the following academic requirements in order to qualify for entry to the programme:

  • Applicants must have competed either a Medical degree (physician) or a bachelor's degree in nursing or paramedic.
  • Applicant must also have at least two years post-qualification experience (full-time) in prehospital emergency care.

Other applicants can be considered if they have at least five years of full-time working experience in prehospital emergency care.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.

All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 per semester. 

Funding

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