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BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science

University of Hull
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Course UCAS code: B780
Qualification type:
  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
**Our BSc paramedic science degree was launched at the specific request of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service to meet a critical shortage of paramedics. So the prospects for graduates are excellent.** Learn to treat and stabilise patients at the scene of an accident or emergency – in those crucial minutes when your knowledge and ability can be the difference between life and death. You'll learn front-line care through a combination of classroom theory, online learning and clinical placements. - A 50/50 split between time spent in classes and on mentored clinical placements with the Yorkshire Ambulance Service. - Learn in the superb facilities of our new Health Campus, with its simulated hospital wards and operating theatres. - 100% of our graduates are in work or further study within six months (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018). - Our courses are approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the College of Operating Department Practitioners and the Health and Care Professions Council. - Excellent career opportunities across the UK’s NHS trusts. This course is part of a national drive to produce better-qualified paramedics by making the profession degree-only. On graduation, you'll be eligible for registration as a paramedic with the Health and Care Professions Council. **Official Team GB partners** Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you – and we’ll help you find it. What does this mean for you? It means that whether you’re studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, you’ll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership. We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. It’s an extraordinary partnership, and you won’t find it anywhere else. Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb
Modules:
Year 1 Core modules Clinical Practice Education 1 (40 credits) Anatomy and Physiology for Paramedics Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice Foundations of Professional Practice Professional and Contemporary Issues in Paramedic Practice Year 2 Core modules Clinical Practice Education 2 (40 credits) Research Methods (Health) Acute Pre-Hospital Care Clinical Assessment and Examination for Paramedics Pathophysiology for Paramedics Year 3 Core modules Clinical Practice Education 3 (40 credits) Clinical Pharmacology for Paramedics Research Project (40 credits) Management of the Critically Ill Patient All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
Assessment Methods:
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Application deadline details:

15 January

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Forget about the stereotype, Hull is a hidden gem which gets great student satisfaction. The city is really quirky so look out for white telephone boxes, chip spice and traditional pubs with unusual names. The university campus is very green with a warm atmosphere. The area around the uni is lovely, with lots of independent restaurants, shops and small bars which have a great selection of cheap craft beers. Living costs are really low, with student housing available close to campus. There’s a choice of different clubs for all music tastes. Getting in to town is easy and quick with frequent buses and cheap taxis.

Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £17,200
Main Contact:
Tel. 01482 466100
Email. [email protected]

Undergraduate Admissions Team:
Tel. 01482 466100
Email. [email protected]

 
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    Great uni. Enjoy my course and are able to enjoy a social life as well. Societies are plentiful and amenities are all within walking distance
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