Swansea University

Swansea University

Long Term and Chronic Conditions Management

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). An increasing number of people worldwide live with a long term or chronic condition. These people require support, care and rehabilitation from a wide range of professionals in health, social and voluntary care sectors. In addition, effective health promotion, preventative care, self-care and supported self-management will help ensure that such conditions are avoided wherever possible, that individuals with chronic conditions maintain as good a quality of life as possible and are enabled to safely and effectively manage their health and well-being. On this course, students have the opportunity to develop a bespoke programme relevant to their particular interests and/or speciality, and will have the choice to take a dissertation option which includes the novel opportunity to draft a paper to be submitted for publication in a professional journal.

Course modules

Compulsory modules typically include: theory and practice of chronic conditions management; foundations in health promotion; foundations in research; health psychology of chronic illness; social aspects of chronic illness; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Human and Health Science Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792518573