University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Type 1 Diabetes in Children

This is a 5-day taught module followed by an assignment and is available as a stand-alone PGA or as a module within the MSc diabetes programme; this module forms the initial introduction to the care of children with type 1 diabetes; type 1 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes presenting in children; the module aims to give multidisciplinary health care professionals the necessary knowledge and skills to provide an excellence in care with which to support both children and their parents at the outset of a lifetime of living with diabetes; the module informs on the pathophysiology of childhood diabetes, treatment regimens and both acute and chronic complications; medico-legal issues, parental rights and responsibilities and an introduction to the adolescent living with diabetes are also presented.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; IELTS of at least 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and writing; TOEFL of at least 92 (internet-based iBT), PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.


Qualification Study mode Start month 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 details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

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