Taught course

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Healthcare

Institution
Imperial College London · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in a relevant medical, biomedical or healthcare subject. Substantial relevant clinical experience may also be considered.

All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.

For admission to this course, you must achieve the higher College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification. For details of the minimum grades required to achieve this requirement, please see the English language requirements for postgraduate applicants.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our degrees in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Healthcare are designed for people from a wide range of healthcare backgrounds, including:

  • Healthcare Scientists
  • Nurses
  • Physiotherapists
  • Advanced Practitioners

It will take you through a programme of learning to deepen your knowledge and skills in cardiovascular and respiratory healthcare, enabling you to enhance your career in your chosen field.

The multidisciplinary lecturers will draw on their clinical and research experience at a national and international level to facilitate your learning. You will have the opportunity to discuss new technologies for the prevention, diagnosis and management of ill-health and their impact on the delivery of person-centred healthcare.

The course is flexible and modular, and available as a full- or part-time MSc, delivered over one or two years. It is delivered through a combination of face-to-face and distance learning.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    This course is made up of three progressional levels (PG Cert, PG Dip and MSc). The Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma are made up of core and optional taught modules. The MSc is made up of the certificate, diploma and an extensive research project.

Course contact details

Name
Deborah Buck - Course Administrator
Email
cardioresphealth@imperial.ac.uk