Glasgow Caledonian University Paramedic
Throughout this challenging and exciting programme you will learn alongside other healthcare practitioners reflecting the collaborative nature of working in a modern healthcare system.
BSc Paramedic Science is the first full time undergraduate degree of its kind in Scotland. Our state of the art simulation laboratory, including high fidelity mannequins and technology will give you an authentic learning experience delivered by excellent lecturers from a variety of clinical backgrounds.
Practice based education within the Scottish Ambulance Service in addition to a range of placements within health and social care will allow you to link and enhance the theory and practical knowledge and skills gained in teaching time.
Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. A guide to fees at GCU.
You will also have to think about accommodation, living costs, travel, books and socialising. To make things as simple as possible we have information on all of this available at http://www.gcu.ac.uk/money and http://www.gcu.ac.uk/student/money/managingyourmoney
A level: BCC and preferably Biology, plus GCSE English and Maths at C/4
ILC Higher: H2 H3 H3 H3 including English and preferably Biology at Higher plus Ordinary level Maths at O2.
HNC: HNC in a relevant Health related subject.
SWAP: A Health or Science related area at grades BBB.
You must be physically fit and have the strength to lift and carry patients and equipment.