Intervention in wounds

Postgraduate Degree

Course Overview

The aim of this Postgraduate Degree is to equip nurses and other healthcare professionals with the knowledge and tools to develop decision-making skills when providing care to people with wounds in different healthcare settings. The postgraduate course runs in collaboration with the Portuguese Wound Care Association – ELCOS and is accredited by the European Wound Management Association – EWMA.  
Organic Unit: Escola Superior de Enfermagem de S. João de Deus
Duration: 1 Semesters/30 ECTS credits (30 required and 0 optional in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese
Regime: Day and night classes

Career Prospects

The skills acquired during the program can be useful in health organization that provides care to people with injuries: General and Specialized Hospitals, public and private; Health centers; Medical and Nursing Clinics; National Network of Continued and Integrated Care.

Specific Entry Requirements

To hold professional degree or degree in nursing or medicine

Access Routes and Applications

Students from EU countries
Initial Places: 25
International Students
Initial Places: nd

Study Plan

Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

Students from EU countries
700 €
International Students
2500 €

Course Department


Academic Year: 2020/2021


Contact Information

Director: Isaura Serra []

Academic Manager: Dora Alexandra Louro
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE