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MSc Diabetes (Paediatrics) Course Structure Selector

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On this page you can review the course structure for the MSc in Diabetes (Paediatrics) and register your modules for your chosen course of study.

This course is designed for healthcare professionals across a whole spectrum of disciplines and experience involved in the care of children, adolescents and young people with diabetes.

The flexible, modular structure allows you to study over a period suited to your own professional needs and circumstances, enabling healthcare professionals to balance the requirements of their career with further study at university if they so wish.

The whole MSc will total 180 CATS, made up of 60 CATS for the Certicate stage, 120 CATS for the Diploma and 180 CATS for the full MSc. All of the required modules in each year must be taken before a student is allowed to progress to the subsequent year of study.

Please review the module structure for each year of the MSc, and when you have done so, register the modules that you wish to take for each constituent part of the MSc by using the links below.

 

 

The MSc diabetes (paediatrics) is also able to be taken in a single year. The required module rubric remains unchanged, but the single year of study results in the rewarding of an MSc after the first (and only) year of study. Please review the module structure for the MSc, and when you have done so, select the modules that you wish to take using the link below.

 


Course Structure (Part-Time)

All students are required to take the compulsory induction module (NT901-5) .All students will be automatically registered for this module at the start of the acedemic year. The module content will be availalbe via the online learning platform (Moodle).

Postgraduate Certificate Stage Modules (First Year)

Year 1 (PG Certificate 60 CATS): Take the three compulsory core modules.

Module name

CATS

Core/Option

MH904 Type 1 diabetes in children

20

Core

MH905 Management of diabetes in adolescence

20

Core

MH906 Other forms of diabetes (from genetics to obesity)

20

Core

Diploma Stage Modules (Second Year)

Year 2 (Diploma 120 CATS): Take 1 optional core module from a choice of 2 PLUS 2 additional options from a choice of 4.

Module name

CATS

Core/Option

MH923 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care

20

**Optional Core

MD915 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care (Distance learning)

20

**Optional Core

MH909 Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: Principles and Practice

20

Optional

MH907 Diabetes in Pregnancy

20

Optional

MD996 Preventing diabetes complications: an evidence based approach

20

Optional

MD983 Psycho social management of children and young people with diabetes

20

Optional

**EITHER MH923 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care OR MD915 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care (Distance learning) must be taken.

MSc Stage Modules (Third Year)

Year 3 (180 CATS MSc): Take the compulsory core module (the professional project) PLUS 1 additional optional module from a choice of 6 (cannot repeat the same module if taken at diploma stage).

Module name

CATS

Core/Option

PC950 Professional Project

40

Core

MH909 Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: Principles and Practice

20

Option

MH907 Diabetes in Pregnancy

20

Option

MD996 Preventing diabetes complications: an evidence based approach

20

Option

MD983 Psycho social management of children and young people with diabetes

20

Option

MD962 Essentials of Clinical Education

20

Option

MH928 Introduction to Management in Health Service Organisations

20

Option

 

Course Structure (Full-Time)

Before beginning the MSc course, all students are required to take the compulsory not-for-credit module; the INSITE induction and study skills programme.

Full-Time MSc Diabetes Core Modules

Take the three compulsory core modules, PLUS one optional core module from a choice of 2, PLUS 3 optional modules from a choice of 6.

Module name

CATS

Core/Option

MH904 Type 1 diabetes in children

20

Core

MH905 Management of diabetes in adolescence

20

Core

MH906 Other forms of diabetes (from genetics to obesity)

20

Core

MH923 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care

20

**Optional Core

MD915 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care (Distance learning)

20

**Optional Core

MH909 Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: Principles and Practice

20

Option

MH907 Diabetes in Pregnancy

20

Option

MD996 Preventing diabetes complications: an evidence based approach

20

Option

MD983 Psycho social management of children and young people with diabetes

20

Option

MD962 Essentials of Clinical Education

20

Option

MH928 Introduction to Management in Health Service Organisations

20

Option

**EITHER MH923 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care OR MD915 Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Health Care (Distance learning) must be taken.

Key Facts

Contact:

pgt-portfolio4@warwick.ac.uk

Duration:

MSc: 3 Years (Part-time) or 1 Year (Full-time)

Diploma: 2 Years (Part-time)

PG Certificate: 1 Year (Part-time)

Study Mode: Part-time or Full-time

Location of Study: University of Warwick


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