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Diabetes (Paediatrics) - MSc, PGCert, PGDip (Full-Time/Part-Time, 2019 Entry)

This programme is dedicated to healthcare professionals working with children and adolescents with diabetes. It aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to provide high quality care for your young patients and support for their parents or carers. The flexible, modular structure allows you to study over a period suited to your own professional needs and circumstances.

Core Modules:

The core modules will depend on whether you attend this course full-time or part-time. For the full list of which core modules you are able to take, and their detailed descriptions, please visit this page.

A few of examples of the core modules available to you are:

  • Type 1 Diabetes in Children (MH904)
  • Management of Diabetse in Adolescence (MH905)
  • Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal in Healthcare
  • Postgraduate Induction and Your Professional Development

Optional Modules:

Your choice of optional modules, and how many you can take, will also depend on the duration of your course. For full list of the optional modules you are able to take, and their detailed descriptions, please visit this page.

A few of examples of the optional modules available to you are:

  • Essentials of Clinical Education
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy
  • Introduction to Management in Health Service Organisations
  • Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: Principles and Practice

Teaching:

This is an interactive programme. You will learn from the experiences of your fellow students and through lectures and seminars and group work. Modules are organised in blocks of intensive study lasting either four or five days at a time.

Assessment:

Assessment for each module usually takes the form of a 4,000 word essay. The Professional Project is assessed by 4,000 word project report, an oral presentation and poster presentation.

This programme is dedicated to healthcare professionals working with children and adolescents with diabetes. It aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to provide high quality care for your young patients and support for their parents or carers.


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There are a number of different ways to visit the University of Warwick throughout the year. We host bespoke PG visits, where you can talk directly with your chosen department and explore our campus through a personalised tour. Some departments also host their own events and open days, where you can learn more about your department or course of study. To find out more about all of these opportunities, visit our Postgraduate Visits page.

Essential information

Course Code

P-B914

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

(September 2019 - September 2020)

Part-time: 1-3 years

Entry Requirements

All students need to have a first degree or equivalent. They also need to have current registration as a healthcare professional alongside two years’ post-registration experience in diabetes and paediatrics. Applicants with nursing or other professional qualifications and an appropriate level of experience will also be considered.

Department of Study

WMS

Location of Study

University of Warwick

Course Fees

See Student Finance

Scholarships

For information on Scholarships within the Warwick Medical School, please visit this page.


How to Apply

Department website

Get a PG Prospectus

 

This information is applicable for 2019 entry.