University of Sheffield
Managing Long-Term Health Conditions
This unique course is clinically focused and disease specific. You'll develop a critical understanding of the research, policies and practice relating to long-term conditions in various organisational contexts. Studying and discussing the difficulties faced by people living with long-term health conditions will enhance your intellectual and practical skills.
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert: 120 credits at level 6 (or the equivalent shown through APEL), or a proven ability to study at postgraduate level. Health care practitioners, should be professionally registered and have the relevant clinical experience. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Optional modules: choose 4 from a range including: managing diabetes as a long-term health condition; managing heart failure as a long-term health condition; managing renal disease as a long-term health condition; palliative and end of life care; identifying the deteriorating patient in primary care; relationship-centred dementia care.
Each module is assessed by a written assignment.
If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or in the East Midlands, funding may be available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Part-time||September 2018||-||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Get in touch
Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor