601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

Paramedic Practice (Top-up) (Distance Learning) - University of Huddersfield

**About the course This course provides the opportunity for qualified paramedics to undertake a top-up degree through distance learning, whilst developing an understanding of advanced paramedic theories.** The course was developed in consultation with local employers and provides the opportunity for paramedics to gain a post-registration degree related to their own professional area. The modules on this course provide you with an opportunity to develop critical thinking skills in order to enhance your understanding of paramedic practice and be able to link this to evidence based practice. The University has delivered top up degrees for several health professions for over 10 years. Practitioners who have completed the degree have employed the skills they developed on the course to enhance their careers. This course aims to prepare you for the next stage in your career and provides an opportunity for you to develop the academic skills required to develop your practice as well as implement changes. The analytical skills developed on the course are ideal for practitioners who what to undertake extended clinical roles, management positions and for those interested in further academic work or research. Many senior posts in the NHS now require graduate status and this course provides not only a degree but the skills to engage with evidenced based practice and the changing demands of healthcare practice. You will be required to undertake exercises where you will engage with the online materials and reflect on your understanding. You will also be encouraged to develop new theories and understanding, as well as explore how these can impact on patient care.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Part-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-07
  • Location
    Main Site,HuddersfieldUnited Kingdom