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 any professional degree or degree in health.

Access Routes and Applications

Study Plan

Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

International Students
2500 €

Course Department


Academic Year: 2020/2021


Contact Information

Director: Isaura Serra []

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