University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Diabetes Best Practice

This programme is designed to equip workforces and individuals with the skills and knowledge to meet future diabetes healthcare demands in the UK and beyond. Broad training from internationally respected experts across the University provides the skills you need to understand and manage people with diabetes, helping you support adults and young people more effectively and improve your healthcare provision through the transfer of knowledge. Our individually tailored programme is aligned to Diabetes UK best practice and World Health Organisation recommendations.

Entry requirements

MSc: Second-class degree, or relevant professional qualification or post-qualifying professional experience

Course modules

Core modules: Foundations of Diabetes, Clinical Research Skills and Dissertation module. Optional modules: Diabetes in the Young; Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetes; Assessment of Nutritional Status; Modern Management of Diabetes, Nutrition and Pharmacology; Management of Diabetes in Primary and Secondary Care (adult module); Work-based Learning in Diabetes; Teaching the Teachers to Teach; and modules from a range across the University including Amputee Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Use; Leadership in the NHS; Prescribing Skills, Developing Public Health Practice; Demographic Change, Ageing and Globalisation; and Public Health, Law and Ethics.

Assessment methods

Your knowledge and understanding will be tested through a combination of formative and summative assessments that may include essays and other written assignments, multiple choice questions, practical work, questions and answers and oral presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 17,546 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,773 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 5,849 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 5,849 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2019 3,083 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Faculty of Medicine
Telephone number: 
02380594408