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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 professional development pathways - please contact the Professional Development Unit for further information. 
Module code




FHEQ level

Level 6 – bachelors degree
How to apply

For further information on module dates, entry requirements, fees and funding and how to apply please contact the relevant education coordinator for the organisation where you wish to undertake the module, see below contact details.
This module is delivered by:
Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Alison Walker a.walker38@nhs.net 

Admissions information 

Additional information and documentation required for the application process.
  • Application forms. 
  • Change of name forms.
  • Pre-course information.
  • Downloadable guides.
  • Student card.
Admissions information Additional information and documentation required for the application process.Access to application forms, download guides and confirmation information. Visit our admissions homepage.
Faculty of Health and Human Sciences

You can contact the Professional Development Unit with any queries

Prospective student enquiries

+44 1752 586951

Current student enquiries

Professional Development Unit, Level 4 Rolle Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom.

8.30–17.00 (Friday 16.30)