From September 2017 (subject to HCPC approval) the University of Hull in collaboration with Yorkshire Ambulance Service will be providing a BSc(hons) Paramedic Science programme. This is a 3 year programme with a 50/50 split between academic work and clinical placement experience. Successful students will be able to register with the Health Care Professions Council as a qualified paramedic.
This exciting new programme is designed to enable the paramedic to be adaptable and responsive to changes in health and in unscheduled emergency care provision, working as part of a multidisciplinary team. The modules below aim to develop a skilled, evidence based and critical thinking paramedic who is able to respond to the increasing complexity of the role.
Year 1 – Clinical Practice Education 1
Anatomy and Physiology
Introduction to Evidence Based Practice
Foundations of Professional Practice
Professional and Contemporary issues in paramedic practice
Year 2 – Clinical Practice Education 2
Acute Pre-hospital care
Clinical Assessment and Examination
Pathophysiology for Paramedics
Year 3 – Clinical Practice Education 3
Management of the critically ill patient
Clinical Pharmacology for Paramedics
Students can apply via UCAS which is now open to applications.
Any enquiries about this programme should be forwarded to Nicki Credland Curriculum development lead.