Taught course

Critical Care

Institution
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry · Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Both UK and overseas doctors and nurses with a medical or nursing degree are eligible to apply, as are allied health professionals. You must have postgraduate experience of critical care medicine to enrol on the course and our admissions will be carefully assessed to ensure that they are able to meet the high academic standards required to successfully complete the course. International applicants Students from outside of the UK help form a global community here at Queen Mary. For detailed country specific entry requirements please visit the International section of our website. If your first language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency. Find out more about our English language entry requirements. If you do not meet language or scholarly requirements it might be possible for you to undertake foundation or pre-sessional programmes that will prepare you for the masters programme. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office. If you are unable to find the information you require, please contact the Admissions Office for assistance.

Months of entry

September

Course content

If you are a clinician, a senior nurse or an allied health professional working in critical care, this programme is designed to give you a thorough grounding in critical care medicine, together with the tools to maintain your knowledge over a course of advanced, specialist instruction. We aim to ensure that you acquire the theoretical understanding and skills to advance and promote knowledge in this specialty and develop your leadership skills.

This programme will:

  • Provide advanced theoretical and practical teaching that covers a broad range of key topics related to the management of the critically ill or injured patient
  • Develop the skills, knowledge and confidence so that you can lead the provision of the highest standards of critical care
  • Develop and demonstrate your competence in a critical appraisal of research and your skills in conducting robust clinical audit.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
48 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Nina Ravic
Email
n.ravic@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7882 3404