Taught course

Long Term and Chronic Conditions Management

Institution
Swansea University · Health
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An appropriate degree or its equivalent from an approved UK institution (preferably 2:1 or above) and evidence of recent academic study; A professional qualification and a minimum of two year’s relevant work experience and responsibilities considered by the University to be acceptable for the purposes of postgraduate admission; English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Long term and chronic conditions can have profound and far reaching implications on all aspects of peoples’ lives and can present patients (and families) with a spectrum of needs. The Masters degree in Long Term and Chronic Conditions Management aims to equip health and social care professionals and others, including new and recent graduates who contribute or plan to contribute to the strategically important area of long term and chronic conditions management.

Modules typically include:

• Theory and practice of long term and chronic conditions management

• Foundations in health promotion

• Foundations in research

• Health psychology of long term and chronic illness

• Social aspects of long term and chronic illness

• Dissertation- chronic conditions management

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Tessa Watts
Email
t.watts@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 518573