University of Chester
The incidence of both type 1 and Type 2 diabetes has been increasing worldwide. This programme will aim both to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern clinical environment specialising in caring for the diabetes patient, and will be relevant to day-to-day NHS hospital and general practice. Taught modules are delivered as 3-day intensive courses to facilitate attendance from students in employment, both nationwide and internationally.
Applicants must hold a medical 1st degree, or hold appropriate professional qualifications and be able to demonstrate suitable background knowledge and skills. Applications are invited from, NHS staff, health professionals from overseas and those with related undergraduate degrees (e.g. Dietetics) or equivalent professional qualifications and background experience.
Modules include: Evidence based medicine; analysis and interpretation of clinical data; therapeutic advances in diabetes; current clinical practice; research dissertation.
The research dissertation is assessed by the production of a substantial review paper and an academic research article suitable for publication in an appropriate research journal.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,210 per Academic year (home fees)||1 calendar years|
|PgDip||Full-time||-||1 calendar years|
|PgCert||Part-time||-||1 calendar years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 690 per Module (home fees)||2 calendar years|
|PgDip||Part-time||-||2 calendar years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Parkgate Road Campus||Chester||CH1 4BJ||North West|