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Critical Care Online

Queen Mary University of London

12 months
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29950 GBP/year
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About

This Critical Care Online MSc programme at Queen Mary University of London for clinicians and senior nurses working in Intensive Care Medicine is intended to provide course participants with the skills to advance their knowledge in the speciality and obtain a higher degree through distance learning mode of study.

Overview

It will provide a theoretical basis for gaining competence in the general aspects of managing the critically ill or injured patient. The student will also develop and demonstrate competence in the production of critical reviews and theoretical research activities. 

  • Develop a theoretical basis for managing the critically ill or injured patient
  • Demonstrate competence in the production of critical reviews and theoretical research activities
  • Advance and promote knowledge in the specialty and develop your leadership skills
  • Obtain a higher qualification while in full time employment

What you'll study

The modular nature of the programme is designed to fit in with your needs if you are in full-time employment. 

The Critical Care Online MSc programme at Queen Mary University of London is designed to ensure that course participants acquire the theoretical understanding and skills to advance and promote knowledge in the specialty and develop their leadership skills. Accordingly, students will be carefully selected to ensure that they are able to meet the high academic standards required to successfully complete the course. This MSc programme provides the opportunity for the attendees to obtain a higher degree while in full time employment.

For the delivery of this distance learning programme-, students have comprehensive study materials provided online and will have access to the appropriate software to view lectures and teaching material through the internet. With the recent infrastructure investment by QMUL, the new learning technologies (e.g. QMPlus, Echo360) will allow them to discuss and exchange ideas, share knowledge, and review the lecture sessions in their own time and at their own pace.

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Module 1: Pathophysiological basis of critical illness
  • Module 2: Supportive care for failing organ function

  • Module 3: Care of the unconscious patient
  • Module 4: Neurocritical Care and Trauma management
  • Module 5: Decision making, communication and ethics
  • Module 6: Research and Audit methodology
  • Module 7: Special Patient Groups
  • Module 8: Multidisciplinary team in critical care
  • Module 9: Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

Degree requirements

  • This programme is aimed at doctors, nurses and allied health professionals. Postgraduate experience of critical care medicine is essential.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-Time

  • UK: £5,650
  • International: £15,000

Funding

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