Taught course

Insulin Pump Therapy (Standalone 20 credit module)

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Medicine
Qualifications
standalone 20-credit module (level 7)

Entry requirements

Students must have a reliable internet connection and basic computer literacy skills. Students must also: Hold a UK higher education qualification, minimum of a BSc (Hons) or BA (Hons) grade 2:2 or above, from a UK institution with relevant degree awarding powers as detailed in the Department of Education and Skills OR hold a non-UK qualification equivalent to CQFW credit level 6 or above as defined and detailed by the National Recognition Information Centre for the United Kingdom (NARIC) OR be able to demonstrate equivalent skills that are sufficient to meet the demands of the programme of study in question and be approved as such by the Head of School AND satisfy any applicable University language competency requirements as detailed in the Cardiff University Senate regulations – please see in the Cardiff University website for further details.

Months of entry

May

Course content

Module Aims
  • Provide a comprehensive programme of insulin pump education for health care professionals
  • Develop competence in the theory of initiation, on-going management and decision-making in the use of insulin pumps
  • Develop leadership and evaluation skills in the delivery of insulin pump therapy
  • Establish a stimulating environment for research, teaching and education about insulin pump therapy
  • Encourage a culture for training of health care professionals by the development of a network of experienced clinical teachers

This course is a standalone module. Start dates will be negotiated between the individual and the School.

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Qualification and course duration

standalone 20-credit module (level 7)

distance learning
10 months

Course contact details

Name
Sophie Fuller
Email
diabetes@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2074 5877