M.Sc. Online Blended

Paramedic - Practice Development

12 months
13050 GBP/year
7380 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Paramedic - Practice Development from University of Cumbria  has been developed with local ambulance services to meet the educational needs of paramedics looking to continue their professional development. You will benefit from a flexible approach to learning that fits around your work shifts, allowing you to study through distance and work-based learning.


At Paramedic - Practice Development from University of Cumbria we have provided excellent training for paramedics since 2000, and our subject specialists have extensive experience in distance learning. You will leave with the knowledge and skills to move forward in your career, reaching senior levels of employment. So, if you've got the ambition, we have the facilities and resources to help you achieve it.

Students at Paramedic - Practice Development from University of Cumbria will:

  • Communicate effectively and empathically with patients, colleagues and other practitioners in complex and unpredictable situations. 
  • Use information technology innovatively for the acquisition and the effective presentation of information. 
  • Apply contemporary and innovative approaches towards leading and developing paramedic practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Humanitarian Action
  • Leadership Through Transformational Learning
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1st or 2nd class honours degree.
  • Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course, please contact the Enquiry Centre for further details. 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13050 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7380 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Lancaster

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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