University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Endocrinology

Delivered online, this MSc Endocrinology is practical and clinically focused. Course content and structure are designed to create professionals with greater confidence and understanding of the management of patients with endocrine disorders, through case studies and discussion. It will develop the skills to access information independently and use it to critically assess, evaluate and disseminate evidence that is related to endocrine care. We aim to help you develop creative, problem-solving approaches to complex clinical situations, and become an important advocate in the delivery of care to people with endocrinology-related problems. It is envisaged that most students will be in endocrine-related posts or aspire to such positions. As such, this Endocrinology qualification has direct relevance to the demands of working roles, so it will assist in your career development and specialisation.

Entry requirements

•Health professionals with a previous degree or equivalent are eligible to apply for admission to the course.
•Applicants will typically be health professionals who have regular exposure to people with endocrine disorders.

Course modules

•Research Methodologies and Critical Appraisal
•Professional Project (10,500 words)

Assessment methods

You will be assessed across the following components for the first module:
•Clinical case scenarios, with case-based discussion
•Individual learning portfolio
•Group/individual activity
•Case-based examination

To produce the professional project, students continue to use the online course however much of the work is self directed. Students are expected in the first 8 weeks to interact with their tutor on a weekly basis. Once the proposal has been approved, the professional project is completed through online guidance and supervision offered by the tutor.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study March 2017 - 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Atrium) Campus Cardiff CF37 1DL Wales

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