University of Chester

University of Chester

Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation

This programme is designed to meet the market demand for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities and qualifications in cardiovascular rehabilitation for health professionals.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a lower 2nd Class Honours degree in a related subject area, or equivalent professional qualifications and relevant work experience; applications are invited from health professionals.

Course modules

Core modules: ardiovascular anatomy and exercise physiology; cardiovascular diseases, risk factors, investigations and treatments; research methods and data analysis; optional modules include: nutrition and cardiovascular health; clinical exercise, testing, prescription and programming; cardiovascular psychology; programme planning and management; physical activity and exercise programming in the management of cardiovascular disease; performance enhancement, advanced exercise practice in cardiac rehabilitation.

Assessment methods

There are no formal examinations; MSc students must undertake a personal research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 700 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Parkgate Road Campus Chester CH1 4BJ North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000