There are a range of modules available as part of the BSc Paramedic Practice, with the option to tailor your module choices accordingly.

A paramedic doing first aid training with a dummy

Below are a list of modules available that are delivered by the paramedic team and are designed specifically for paramedics. Please note that additional modules will be made available in the 2016-2017 academic year. Subject to change, these are likely to be modules in Mentorship & Leadership and in Environmental & Violent Incidents delivered at level 6.

DipHE Paramedic Practice (level 5)

Module Title

Credit value

Cardiac Care for Paramedics

30

Clinical Decision Making for Paramedics

30

Resuscitation Theory for Paramedics

30

Paramedic Medicine to Practice 30
Healthcare Perspectives in Mass Casualty Management 30

BSc Paramedic Practice (level 6)

Module Title

Credit value

Notes

Cardiac Care for Paramedics

30

 

Clinical Decision Making for Paramedics

30

 

Evidence Based Practice for Paramedics

30

Mandatory for all enrolled students before completing the BSc (hons)

Resuscitation Theory for Paramedics

30

 
Paramedic Medicines to Practice 30  
Healthcare Perspectives in Mass Casualty Management 30  
Admissions Avoidance 30  

120 credits are required at level 6. We also recognise the importance of being to study other modules delivered by the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education. This allows you flexibility to specialise in certain subjects such as primary care. Although there is a broad range to choose from, up to 60 credits can be selected from the BSc Health Care Practice. We recommend the following modules for students hoping to specialise in the primary care practitioner role, which are delivered by other teams within the FHSCE:

Modules from BSc Healthcare Practice

Level

Credit value

Notes

Clinical Reasoning in Physical Assessment (CRIPA)

6

30

10 face to face days

Minor Injury Management

6

15

5 face to face days

Student must first complete CRIPA

Minor Illness: assessment and management

6

15

5 face to face days

Student must first complete CRIPA


Last Updated: Wednesday, 14 March 2018 12:19