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Paediatric Anaesthesia / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

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Degree awarded
PG Credit
Duration
10 weeks part-time
Entry requirements
We require you to hold MBChB or equivalent. It is desirable for you to hold a Fellowship of your relevant medical college (eg FRCA, FRCS, etc) or to have completed an Advanced Paediatric Life Support course or equivalent. You should also have ongoing clinical experience involving paediatric anaesthesia or an allied specialty (eg PICU, Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric ENT etc).

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
10
How to apply
To apply for a credit-bearing CPD unit you will need to complete and submit our online application form. For information and guidance, see: How to apply

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
Modular N Y N N
PGCert N N N Y

Course overview

Learn how to deliver high quality care in paediatric anaesthesia if you are already working as an anaesthetist or anaesthetic trainee. 

You will benefit from the expertise of the Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, which has helped develop the course content.

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All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 543 4695
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/study/medicine/
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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