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Wound Management, Short Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 8 days
    Duration
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
Deliver higher-quality patient care by developing your existing wound-management skills. Focus on wounds at cellular level, including factors which promote or prevent healing. Make informed decisions about care strategies and advanced wound-healing technologies. Add depth to your existing skillset, and enhance your career prospects in the process.

About

You’ll be a registered nurse, health visitor, midwife or other healthcare professional working in a hospital, community or commercial setting. Wound management will already form a significant part of your workload. You’ll be looking to deepen your clinical and technological understanding, enhance your patient-care skills, and advance your career prospects.

You’ll focus on the healing of wounds at cellular level, enabling you to assess wounds arising from different causes within your own clinical setting. You’ll learn to critically appraise and make informed decisions about the use of different care strategies (generally and for individual patients) as well as advanced wound-healing technologies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: We recommend that you apply as soon as possible via UCAS, so we can process your application and invite you to one of the following interview dates.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 8 days
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • physiology of wound healing
  • underlying factors which prevent or impair healing
  • preparing the wound bed
  • care strategies and advanced technologies
  • research for healing and non-healing wounds
  • developing high-quality wound care for individuals.

Audience

Registered nurses, health visitors, midwives or other healthcare professionals who are employed in a hospital, community or commercial setting. You should manage wounds as a significant part of your workload.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

To undertake this course at level 6 and obtain 30 academic credits, you must:
  • be a registered nurse, health visitor, midwife or other healthcare professional
  • be employed in a hospital, community or commercial setting
  • need to manage wounds as a significant part of your workload.

Work Experience

To be employed in a hospital, community or commercial setting.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1350 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1350 GBP per module and a duration of 8 days.
  • EU/EEA

    1350 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1350 GBP per module and a duration of 8 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • 30 Credits (Level 6): £2,312
  • 30 Credits (Level 7): £1,350

Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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