Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme will give you a thorough grounding in the principles underlying the disease of trauma; give you hands'on training at a two'week summer school consistent with your scope of practice. This will include practical courses in trauma surgery as well as group discussions and practical skills labs; provide both military and civilian clinicians a framework in which to understand the key aspects of military and austere trauma and to develop your own practices; develop a broad and critical understanding of developments in trauma care, in military and disaster settings.

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; military and austere trauma; research methods; summer school; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 medical degree or nursing degree, or equivalent; relevant professional experience and expertise; 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