University of Portsmouth

=98 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018

Paramedic Science

An essential course for anybody wishing to register and practice as a Paramedic. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? Our Paramedic Science course is one of the leading courses in the UK. It receives excellent, sector leading, student satisfaction feedback and the core teaching staff are all registered paramedics. The University has excellent simulation facilities and offers a great range of clinical placement opportunities. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE The School of Health Sciences and Social Work hosts a Centre for Simulation in Healthcare which will enhance your learning through the practice of profession-specific skills in a safe and supportive environment to prepare you for real life scenarios. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This course is for those looking to become a registered and qualified paramedic with effective practical skills. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED The clinical skills acquired on this course will enable you to practice as a registered clinician within a range of clinical environments. The course also develops leadership, communication, decision making and problem solving skills that are wholly transferable, allowing you to expand their scope of practice. AFTER THE COURSE The majority of our graduates gain employment with an NHS Ambulance Trust, however, others have remained in academia or gained employment within the private ambulance sector.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Portsmouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250