Basic emergency care 286

Module code GNK 286
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

This practical-orientated module will provide students with training in basic life support, automated external defibrillation, and first aid treatment to the suddenly ill or injured patient.  The theoretical content will be offered in an interactive format where students are expected to master the content as self-directed learning.  Practical skills will be demonstrated in the skills laboratory and students will get the opportunity to practice the skills under guidance and supervision.

Module credits 5.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites (does not apply to the BOH programme) CMY 151,FIL 155,MGW 112,MLB 111,PHY 131,MTL 180,GNK 120,BOK 121,GNK 127,GNK 128,CIL 111 and 121 or AIM 101 or AIM 111 and 121 EOT 110 and 120 or ELH 111 and 112
Contact time 2 other contact sessions per week, 4 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Health Sciences Deans Office
Period of presentation Semester 1

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