Taught course

Obesity Care and Management

The College of Contemporary Health · Department of Health and Social Care - London South Bank

Entry requirements

To qualify for the MSc in Obesity Care and Management, you will normally need to have the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelor degree in a relevant health or social care, or biomedical discipline, or evidence of equivalent health and/or social care experience which equates to Level 6 abilities eg working as a senior nurse/midwife or healthcare practitioner in a leadership or management role which requires evidence of critical analysis and evaluation.
  • You should be working in a relevant area and have a minimum of one year experience.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

This structured pathway has been created to enhance your knowledge and skills in the area of Obesity Care and Management. Studying wholly online, you will work towards a final work-based project.

We want to be supportive of your career at all times, which is why our MSc has been designed to suit even the most time-strapped professional. If you haven’t studied in this way before, don’t worry. To prepare you, we have an introduction course – Induction to Academic Online Learning – to help you make the most of your time studying with us.

Information for international students

Candidates must have proficiency in the English Language (equivalent of IELTS Level 7, min 6.5 in all components).

Fees and funding

UK students
£1185 per Module
International students
£1185 per Module

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12-48 months


distance learning
6-48 months


distance learning
3-12 months

Further details of qualification

Modules are offered 3 times a year. Each module takes 3 months to complete. PGCert- 3 Modules PGDip- 6 Modules MSc- 6 Modules and Dissertation

Course contact details

+44(0)20 3773 4895