Specialist approaches to patient management in critical care (degree level)

Key features

This 40 credit degree-level module will give you the knowledge and skills base to effectively and systematically assess and manage critically ill adults in an intensive care environment, particularly those with respiratory, cardiac and renal needs.

Teaching is normally delivered as 12 study days over a three month period. A range of teaching methods are utilised including: lectures, discussion, case studies, demonstration, simulation, and visits.

This module can be studied as a standalone module or as an optional module towards some of our BSc (Hons) Professional Development pathways - please contact the Professional Development Unit for further information.

This module is delivered by Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust in partnership with University of Plymouth.

Module code




FHEQ level

Level 6 - bachelors degree


Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

Module dates

Please contact the Education Co-ordinator for the trust offering the module (see 'How to apply' for contact details)