Graduate Diploma in Intensive Care Specialist Nursing 60 cr

Are you a registered nurse but wish to move on? Studying the Specialist Nursing Programme with the emphasis on Intensive Care may interest you.

Credits

60 cr

Application code

HIG-29317

Application deadline

september 16, 2024

Form of education

Normal teaching

Language

Swedish

Study time

januari 20, 2025–januari 18, 2026

Prerequisites

Nursing degree comprising 180 ECTS credits, or

  • Degree at the undergraduate level that includes at least 180 ECTS credits, including 90 ECTS credits in the main area of nursing, nursing science or health sciences
  • Identification issued by Socialstyrelsen
  • Professional experience corresponding to at least 12 months of full-time service

In addition, knowledge of Swedish and English is required, corresponding to what is required for basic eligibility for Swedish higher education at the undergraduate level.

Selection

Higher education credit

Syllabus

Credits

60 cr

Application code

HIG-29332

Application deadline

september 16, 2024

Form of education

Normal teaching

Language

Swedish

Study time

januari 20, 2025–januari 18, 2026

Prerequisites

Nursing degree comprising 180 ECTS credits, or

  • Degree at the undergraduate level that includes at least 180 ECTS credits, including 90 ECTS credits in the main area of nursing, nursing science or health sciences
  • Identification issued by Socialstyrelsen
  • Professional experience corresponding to at least 12 months of full-time service

In addition, knowledge of Swedish and English is required, corresponding to what is required for basic eligibility for Swedish higher education at the undergraduate level.

Selection

Higher education credit

Syllabus

Degree

Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Nursing- Intensive Care

Add specialist skills to your nursing qualification

As a specialist nurse within intensive care you are responsible for the care of patients who are acutely ill. To be able to work independently within intensive care the qualification required is the Specialist Nursing Programme.

You will be able to find work both nationally and internationally

The course leads to a Specialist Nursing qualification with the emphasis on Intensive Care. After completing the course you will work be able to work within intensive and post-operative care, at pain management clinics and as a paramedic. You will also increase your chances of working internationally in, for example, disaster areas.

The University of Gävle has extensive experience in educating specialist nurses.

Contact

Student Support

Division of Educational Support

This page was last updated 2024-06-20