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Infection Prevention and Control

University of Dundee

36 months
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9430 GBP/year
3680 GBP/year
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About

Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this BSc Infection Prevention and Control from University of Dundee distance learning course will enhance your knowledge and expertise in infection prevention and control practice

Overview

This BSc Infection Prevention and Control from University of Dundee has been designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals and nurses working anywhere in the world and our flexible and interactive distance learning programme will enable you to study whenever or wherever you want.

With the pandemic of COVID-19 announced in March 2020, it has become more apparent than ever that we need to develop skills around outbreak investigation and management. This is one of many topics covered in our online course and you will be able to develop and enhance your skills in this alongside other practice areas such as:

  • applied microbiology
  • decontamination
  • antimicrobial resistance
  • antimicrobial stewardship
  • infection prevention and control practice

We have renowned clinical experts contributing to our modules who will also support your learning alongside academic staff. As leaders in their field who are still practicing clinically, you will benefit from being able to engage and interact with them in specific modules.

Careers

On completion of this course you will have developed the knowledge and skills to enable you to practice as a specialist within the field of infection prevention and control.

Our graduates work in a variety of clinical settings locally and internationally and continue to influence practice in many ways. Through successful completion of this course some of our graduates from developing countries have been able to revise current infection prevention and control practices, and implement new ones.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Microbiology and its Application to Practice
  • Infection Prevention and Control in Practice
  • Work Based Skills and Innovative Practice (SCQF Level 9)
  • Work Based Skills and Innovative Practice (SCQF Level 10)
  • Developing Academic Skills for Practice
  • Project Module

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for nurses, midwives and other professionals in health and social care contexts such as the voluntary sector, managers, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), physiotherapists, and nutritionists.
  • You will need to have achieved 120 credits at SCQF level 7, and 120 credits at level 8 (or equivalent) which is normally demonstrated by your professional qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9430 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9430 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    3680 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3680 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • fees per 120 credits

Funding

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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