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Postgraduate Diploma Online

Paediatric Emergency Medicine online

Queen Mary University of London

21 months
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14700 GBP/year
7500 GBP/year
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About

Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) is a rapidly evolving area crossing the boundaries of paediatrics, emergency medicine, paediatric intensive care medicine, and anaesthesia. This new, innovative, part-time, online Postgraduate Diploma Paediatric Emergency Medicine provides you with an opportunity to develop your skills under the guidance of a renowned, international faculty in collaboration with global paediatric educational organisation Don't Forget The Bubbles (DFTB). The Queen Mary faculty and DFTB team bring their unique expertise, insight, and experience to deliver a high quality interactive online learning experience.You can also choose to study this programme to Postgraduate Certificate or MSc level.

Overview

  • An excellent worldwide reputation in emergency medicine, trauma surgery and critical care
  • Delivered by a leading UK Medical School — in the top seven multi-faculty research institutions (REF 2014)
  • In collaboration with Don’t Forget The Bubbles, a leader in PEM online education
  • Part-time hours allows you to work alongside gaining a qualification
  • Acquire an understanding of specialised techniques applicable to your own research or advanced scholarship

What you'll study

This course will provide practising doctors, nurses, paramedics and physician associates the opportunity to gain a thorough expertise in the field of PEM. It will be delivered online allowing access from anywhere in the world.

The PEM MSc at Queen Mary covers the breadth of PEM presentations, and you’ll be taught by world-leading experts recognised for their cutting-edge research and teaching. Together we will explore and deepen your understanding of a diverse range of topics such as congenital heart disease, seizures, bilious vomiting, trauma, and resuscitation, while fine-tuning your existing knowledge on research methodology, safeguarding, debriefs, and presentation skills. The format will allow for online discussion around the clinical questions we face in our practice each day. You will fine-tune your skills of reading the evidence-base, assessing and summarising it, and conveying that to your peers through knowledge translation.

The programme is delivered by Queen Mary in collaboration with global paediatric educational organisation Don't Forget The Bubbles (DFTB). You will learn from world-leading experts from Barts and The London and Don’t Forget The Bubbles, recognised for their cutting-edge research and teaching. You will also have access to video and audio recordings of all lectures and other online resources including DFTB Essentials, Beyond Essentials, and other 2021 DFTB Digital courses, journals, books and databases.

Programme Structure

The format focuses on online forum discussion and interaction as a way of exploring the evidence-base and how it relates to your own practice.

This PGDip is delivered over 2 years with 8 compulsory taught modules (4 per year). Each 15-credit module consists of approximately 6 hours of livestream sessions and linked weekly discussion on the forum. Each module offers around 40 hours contact time and 110 hours self-directed study.

Please see website for up-to-date module information

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Please see website for specific entry requirements for doctors, nurses, paramedics and physician associates/assistants

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7350 GBP per semester during 21 months.
  • National

    7500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3750 GBP per semester during 21 months.

The course fee is charged per annum for 2 years

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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