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Diabetes Care and Related Disorders

This module is concerned both with the aetiology, epidemiology and demography of all types of diabetes mellitus. Along with diagnostic facets, the course examines contemporary medical treatment and lifestyle aspects (including diet and exercise), as well as diabetic ketoacidosis. Vascular, ophthalmic and other complications of diabetes are examined along with evidence based preventative strategies (such as facilitating health literacy, retinal screening, podiatry and ongoing treatment monitoring).

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB) in health care
  • Minimum one year's post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess BSc (Hons) 2:2 degree award minimum
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria

Non Standard

  • Effective registration with an appropriate Professional Statutory Regulatory Body (PSRB)
  • Minimum of three years post-registration experience, normally within a health practice setting
  • Possess a BSc or 60 credits equivalent at level 6 which must include a Research module (or equivalent)
  • IELTS 6.5 in all criteria
  • Applicants who fall short of the above entry requirements may use the RPL mechanism to contribute towards the above criteria at the discretion of the Programme Leader

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 5009
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 7

Module leader

Semesters

Semester 2

February

  • 1/2/22
  • 8/2/22
  • 15/2/22
  • 22/2/22

March

  • 1/3/22
  • 8/3/22
  • 15/3/22
  • 22/3/22
  • 29/3/22

April

  • 5/4/22

Fees

£1,250