Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This course provides students with a broad and critical understanding of the most up'to'date science and practice of trauma care; a summer school incorporating simulated scenario training complements the didactic learning to provide practical knowledge and experience of decision'making and the safe, professional delivery of core clinical functions in the management of seriously injured patients.

Course Modules

Modules include: Trauma, the disease; haemorrhage and response to injury; torso trauma; brain and spinal cord injury; critical care and trauma; fracture biology and extremity trauma; research methods; summer school; dissertation; plus optional modules: trauma nursing; burns and wound healing.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 medical degree or nursing degree, or equivalent; computer skills and access to suitable PC facilities (with microphone, webcam, broadband connection to the internet); all applicants whose 1st language is not English require English language qualifications.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,750  Academic year. First year home fees