University of Warwick
Management of Diabetes in Adolescence
This module focuses on the particular considerations that are required to provide comprehensive care for an adolescent with diabetes; intended for health professionals involved with the care of adolescents with diabetes; the course introduces students to the concept of adolescence, examining the physiology and it's influence on diabetes; an exploration of adolescent behaviour, behavioural models and health beliefs underpinning the examination of mental-health issues including anxiety, depression and eating disorders; a discussion of models of transitional care, service implications and management in clinic aid the professional in provision of care.
Applicants usually need at least a 2.2 Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; applicants who do not have a degree but have relevant work experience may also be considered; students with a 1st language that is not English are expected to obtain 1 of the following recognised English language qualifications; IELTS (British council international testing system) of at least 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and writing; TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) of at least 92 (internet-based iBT), PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.
4,000 word essay.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Warwick||Coventry||CV4 7AL||West Midlands|