This module is for nurses, paramedics and allied healthcare professionals working in acute and primary care who regularly work with patients requiring 12-lead ECGs
NH6134 (level 6) and NH7134 (level 7)
Cardiac anatomy, physiology. Principles of electrocardiography including axis calculation. Recognition and exploration of clinical significance of common findings on the 12-lead ECG including coronary heart disease and acute coronary syndromes, bundle branch blocks, fascicular blocks, pre-excitation syndrome and chamber enlargement.
Applicants should be working in the UK as a healthcare professional for a minimum of 2 days per week, working in a clinical area with support available from a designated mentor.
Applicants at level 7 would normally possess a bachelor degree or equivalent or have evidence of the ability to study at postgraduate level
Oral assessment requiring analysis and interpretation of 3 ECGs.
Completion of 6 Skills in Practice
2022-23 Semester 2 Falmer, Brighton Campus:
- May 5, 12, 19, 26 (Fridays)
- June 7, 14, 21, 28 (Wednesdays)
Please note these dates have been updated (9.2.23)
Assessments submission date: Thursday 31 August 2023
2023-24 Semester 1 Online (MS Teams) (subject to change)
- October 2, 9, 16, 30
- November 6, 13, 20, 27
Assessments submission date: Thursday 25 January 2024
If you are choosing this module as part of a postgraduate or community course, please contact email@example.com for specific information on the fee for this module
If you are taking this as a single module or part of the BSc / Grad Cert/ PG Cert Clinical Practice or BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course, the module fee is:
Please contact SHS-CPE-Admissions@brighton.ac.uk for further information about the module
This module can be taken as part of a course, including:
BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care)
Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care)
Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Cardiac Care) and (Acute Care)
MSc Health / MSc Health and Education / MSc Health and Management