Paramedic Science

University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Our BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science degree fulfils the requirements to be eligible to apply for registration as a paramedic with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). It is the first nationally to integrate full paramedic training to the Health and Care Professions Council registration standards within a full-time degree programme. The BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science degree course will give you the professional knowledge and clinical assessment skills you need to become a confident, autonomous paramedic working within the emergency environment. We place a strong focus on the delivery of quality paramedic care within our contemporary society, taking into account rapid changes within the profession, from increasing medical technology to public awareness of healthcare issues.ment.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeB780
Institution code H36
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 1 HL subject at grade 5 or above and 1 HL subject at grade 4 or above, one of which must be a natural science.

Applicants should be in possession of a full UK/EU driving licence (with a maximum of 3 penalty points) with category B (car), by 31st August of the year of entry. Offers are subject to interview, Enhanced DBS check and Occupational Health screening. Applicants must be physically fit in order to undertake clinical placements, which will involve ambulance duties. This includes (but is not limited to): lifting and carrying of equipment climbing flights of stairs moving and handling patients undertaking a variety of shifts, including night-work Please note, Graduates will be considered – a minimum of 2:2 (lower second class) undergraduate degree in a science or healthcare subject. Health care professionals with relevant qualifications and experience will be considered on an individual basis. We will consider applicants who have undertaken Open University modules / courses in science subjects.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/bsc-hons-paramedic-science

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Paramedic Science at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS