UCAS Code B780
Our BSc Paramedic Science degree will prepare you for a rewarding career as a paramedic working in a continuously changing healthcare environment.
Paramedics have a highly responsible role using their skills in a range of emergency and non-emergency situations. You'll be one of the first healthcare professionals to arrive at the scene and we'll ensure you're ready to help others in their moment of need.
We’ve collaborated with the Scottish Ambulance Service to that our BSc Paramedic Science degree teaches you the skills and competencies you’ll need for the autonomous and dynamic role of a paramedic. We are experts in health education and recognised internationally for our research into out-of-hospital care. Our BSc Paramedic Science degree will teach you the full scope of Paramedic Science practice so you meet the requirements to become a registered Paramedic with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)*.
*This new course is undergoing the final stages of approval to commence in September 2020. Course validation with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) will take place in spring 2020.
The course will prepare students to undertake the full scope of practice for a paramedic leading to eligibility for them to apply for registration with the HCPC*.
*subject to successful validation and accreditation by HCPC.