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Advanced Clinical Practice (Advanced Critical Care Practitioner) (MSc)

University of Southampton

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Highfield Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    29-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

About this course

Develop your professional skills and knowledge to a high level of competence on this Advanced Critical Care Practitioner MSc at the University of Southampton. Successfully completing this Level 7 training course will allow you to apply for membership with The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM) as an advanced critical care practitioner.

You’ll study within the School of Health Sciences: ranked 9th in the world and 3rd in the UK for nursing and midwifery (QS World Rankings by Subject 2021).

This Advanced Clinical Practice (Advanced Critical Care Practitioner) master’s course is for experienced registered practitioners currently working within a UK healthcare setting.

The course will support your ongoing development in your chosen specialist area. It will allow you to take a leading role in the provision of high-quality, evidence-based critical care, helping to monitor and treat patients with life-threatening conditions.

Led by our expert academics you’ll:

  • examine role development in relation to advanced critical care practitioner
  • explore how to apply evidence to your field of practice
  • examine the use of advanced practice, communication and decision-making skills
  • develop new or enhanced clinical skills relevant to your professional role within advanced critical care
  • build on your knowledge, skills and competence to become an expert or leader in your specialism

The course is built around the 4 pillars of advanced practice:

  • advanced clinical practice
  • leadership
  • education
  • research

Careers

This qualification will allow you to apply for membership of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM) as an advanced critical care practitioner.

You'll be able to work as an advanced critical care practitioner in a critical care unit or similar environment.

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University information

University of Southampton

  • University League Table

    15th

  • Campus address

    University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, England

Southampton is proud of its inclusive global community and welcomes students from over 130 countries, including 6,800 EU and international students.
Southampton's Students' Union (SUSU) has over 40 cultural and international groups that help with social connections for international communities.
Specialist careers support and paid Year in Employment and internship opportunities prepare international students for their future.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    32nd out of 35 5

    12th out of 77 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    167 69%

    25th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    100.0 100%

    1st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    30th

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    145 70%

    9th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    97.0 97%

    38th

    22
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.55 71%

    75th

    4

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