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Intensive Care Core Skills CPPD

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Course overview

This is a level 7 (Masters level) module. The module focuses on areas of knowledge and understanding which underpin the nursing care required by the intensive care patient as well as respiratory compromise and respiratory support.

Assessment strategies will be explored as will ethical principles which support intensive care.

Module dates

Term 1

SEP: Tuesday 11 September, 25 September 2018
OCT: Tuesday 9 October,  23 October 2018
NOV: Tuesday 6 November, 19 November, 20 November, 21 November

Module Submission Date: 8 January 2019

Term 2

JAN: Tuesday 8 January, 22 January 2019
FEB: Tuesday 5 February, 19 February 2019
MARCH: Tuesday 5 March, 18 March, 19 March, 20 March 2019

Module Submission Date: 22 April 2019

Term 3

MAY: Tuesday 7 May, 21 May 2019
JUN: Tuesday 4 June, 18 June 2019
JUL: Tuesday 2 July, 15 July, 16 July, 17 July 2019

Module Submission Date: 9 September 2019

Eligibility

Eligibility

Prerequisite knowledge

Non EEA students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.

  • You must have at least 10 months experience of working within intensive care and be currently working in an intensive care unit.
  • Have a clinical mentor.

English requirements

For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:

  • IELTS: 7.0

Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

Module leaders

  • Anne McLeod

    Anne is a Senior Lecturer in Critical Care specialising in critical care nursing, in particular neurosciences and intensive care nursing. She joined City University in 2003 having previously worked in a variety of specialist neuroscience and ITU clinical settings.

    Anne undertook her training at St Bartholomew's School of Nursing and ...