This course is aimed at emergency care professionals who want to develop their expertise.
You’ll learn new skills to help you manage a service and also how to teach others. We have an international reputation for research in the field of pre-hospital and emergency care.Your career
An international academic community
As one of the largest multi-disciplinary schools of public health and health services research in the UK, ScHARR is a rich academic community. You will be taught by world-leading experts in health economics, public health sciences, the sociology of health, health psychology, decision analysis, management sciences, epidemiology, medical statistics and information science. They include members of The Academy of Medical Sciences, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Royal Society of Public Health. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) rates us fourth in the UK for research power.
Our staff and students come from all over the world and offer international perspectives to all our courses.
Flexible study routes
We offer both traditional campus-based and online courses. Our high quality online courses are taught by the same expert academic staff who teach our courses in Sheffield and offer an alternative to coming to the UK. Guided by our staff, you can study at a pace that suits your personal circumstances. This can be an effective route for those who need to continue to work while they study. Postgraduate certificates and diplomas are also available.
You can also study individual modules as Continuing Professional Development (CPD). See the ScHARR web pages for details of available modules. For LBR and CPD information, visit: http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/hsccpd
You’ll have access to library and computing facilities. We provide specialist information and library services in our information resources section.
Management Theory and Practice
Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine and Research
An Introduction to UK Emergency Medicine
Research Methods for Emergency Medicine
Examples of optional modules
Observation and Ambulatory Medicine
Paediatric Emergency Medicine
Pre-Hospital Emergency, Event and Expedition Medicine
Musculo-skeletal Emergency Medicine
Sedation in Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine Informatics
Medicolegal and Forensic Emergency Medicine
Systematically Reviewing the Research Literature
Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
Further Statistics for Health Science Researchers
Teaching and assessment
The course is a mixture of online learning, independent study and online clinical demonstrations. You’re assessed on coursework and project work.