Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme covers the structure and function of skin, pathophysiology of the burn wound, inhalation injury; the systemic response to burn injury, wound healing and scarring; medicolegal and psychiatric aspects of burn practice, the principles of burn anaesthesia and burn critical care within a multidisciplinary team environment; the science and use of dressings and tissue'engineered products; the prehospital, and acute care of burn patients; burn reconstruction, scar management, and burn rehabilitation.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of 12 months clinical experience within the relevant clinical area plus a degree or higher qualification in Medicine or healthcare related subjects such as Nursing and Healthcare, Dietetics and Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Social Work.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate) £6,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,000  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Part Time
PgCert £4,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Part Time
PgCert £2,650  Academic year. First year home fees