Taught course

Acute Care PgCert

University of Huddersfield · School of Human and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally: * You must be a Healthcare Practitioner, registered with a professional body such as the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) with at least 12 months post-registration employment within an acute healthcare setting. * Have an honours degree at 2:2 or above, have studied at honours level or can demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at honours degree standard. We will consider other qualifications and experience on an individual case basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

**This course may be of interest to registered healthcare professionals working in an acute secondary care setting.** This course is designed to enhance your knowledge and critical understanding of managing and caring for patients within an acute or critical care setting. Exploring the attributes that influence care decisions within acute and critical care environments with fellow practitioners in an educational setting creates an opportunity for you to reflect and build upon existing experiences and knowledge. Generic material that underpins acute and critical care will be complimented by the opportunity for you to focus your learning on specific areas relevant your own area of practice.

Fees and funding

Please check our website for fee information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1484 472561