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Physician Assistant (Anaesthesia)Edgbaston Campus
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Location: Edgbaston Campus
Study mode full-time
Degree: PG Diploma
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 27 months
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(Medicine and surgery)
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University of Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This programme is intended for existing health care practitioners or graduates with a science background who wish to work as part of the anaesthetic team.The Physicians' Assistant (Anaesthesia) is a health professional who will expand the anaesthetic service and make operating theatres work more efficiently. You will work alongside other members of the anaesthetic team and under the supervision of your anaesthetist.
The programme is open to applicants from two different routes: 1. Registered health care practitioners (eg, nurses, operating department practitioners) require one or both of the following: At least three years' full-time, post-qualification work experience in a relevant area. A first degree in a health-related subject 2. New entrants to health care (graduates or graduate equivalent) require: A biomedical science or biological science background Preferably a second-class Honours degree or better, or other evidence of recent and successful academic activity A demonstrable commitment to a career in health care
IELTS: 7.0 (All over 6.5)
Notice: This is the default IELTS grade for University of Birmingham.
About this university
The International Students Advisory Service (ISAS) is available for all international students attending the university to provide support and advice across a number of areas. These include matters such as visas and immigration, living and working in the UK and workshops for students outside the classroom. They are also available to help with matters such as students bringing families with them and organising social events around the country to make the most of their time in Birmingham. The University of Birmingham Guild of Students is the students union of the university, which has its origins in the guild of undergraduates dating back to the 1870s. It supports some 180 clubs and societies across a range of subjects and interests from sports and arts to volunteering as well as representing students in various ways. The university ranks in the top five in the BUCS league of British universities.