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University of Dundee

Quality Diabetes Care (MSc)

The programme will be of interest to health care professionals (such as doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dieticians, podiatrists) working in diabetes care settings. It will equip participants with skills for modern evidence based management of diabetes patients, and offer practical experience in organisational management, reflective practice and quality improvement.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have: Attended a university, or other institution approved by the Faculty Board. Obtained a first degree in a healthcare discipline or other equivalent qualification acceptable to the Programme Director. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

Year 1: diabetes clinical care; diabetes organisational care; enhanced patient care and professional development. Year 2 (2 from): Quality improvement in action; developing research and evaluation skills; advanced diabetes clinical practice. Year 3: dissertation.

Assessment methods

Each module will be assessed individually. Assessments include completion of clinical case scenarios, work place projects, and associated reflective essays in an attempt to embed learning and reflection into real life clinical practice. Quality improvement modules will require additional topic specific written work and on-line activities.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 - 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838