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Care of the critically ill child/young person (L1&2)

This module explores the specialist knowledge, practice and skills that underpin the care given to children and young people requiring or potentially requiring paediatric critical care whether medical, surgical or trauma related.

These will be children who need an enhanced level of observation, monitoring and/or intervention at the level expected for level 1 or 2 critical care.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB) in health care
  • Minimum one year's post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess BSc (Hons) 2:2 degree award minimum
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria

Non Standard

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB)
  • Minimum of three years post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess a BSc or 60 credits equivalent at level 6 which must include a Research module (or equivalent)
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria
  • Applicants who fall short of the above entry requirements may use the RPL mechanism to contribute towards the above criteria at the discretion of the Programme Leader

 

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 5015
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 7

Module leader

Lorna Debourg

lorna.debourg@dmu.ac.uk

Semesters

Semester 1:

The module runs in semester 1 dates Tuesday 5th October to 4th January (9am -1pm)

Fees

£1,350