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(Hons) Paramedic Science 

University of Lincoln

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
Duration
14100 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science at University of Lincoln is designed to provide students with the theoretical knowledge, clinical skills, and practical work experience needed to provide high-quality, autonomous, and responsive healthcare associated with the professional practice of a paramedic.

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Overview

Paramedics deliver a broad spectrum of healthcare in a range of situations from giving life-saving medical help at the scene of an accident to supporting a patient who is experiencing a mental health crisis. Every case or call is different, and as well as caring for your patient you will also need to be able to look after your patient’s friends and family and communicate with a range of other health care professionals and the emergency services.

Paramedics must have the skills to assess, diagnose, prescribe, treat, and refer patients to the most appropriate care pathway. You will need to be able to work with patients across the lifespan, from birth to older adults, and think and act quickly under pressure.

Your Future Career after the BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science at University of Lincoln

There are career opportunities with various organisations, which may include the NHS, armed forces, and private ambulance services. With additional training and experience graduates can aspire to be ateam leader, service manager, or specialist paramedic, taking on more responsibility for treatment and decision-making in emergency situations.

Non-clinical careers may also be found in teaching, research, management and administration, health and safety, and training and development.

Accreditation

On successful completion of the programme you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Paramedic.The College of Paramedics has endorsed the BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Behavioural Science 
  • Essential Skills for Paramedic Science
  • Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Interprofessional and Collaborative Practice Across the Health Professions 
  • Care Across the Lifespan
  • Developing skills for Paramedic Science
  • Pathophysiology for Pre-Hospital Professionals 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

This course is now closed for UCAS applications. All applications received on or before 15th January will be considered.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
61
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE Advanced Levels: BBB

  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points overall.
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Distinction, Merit.
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma: 45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 120 UCAS Tariff points.
  • This programme also requires 3 GCSEs at grades A*-C, including English, Maths and Science, or equivalent qualifications, such as Functional Skills Level 2.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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