You’ll need 120 credits at level 6 (or the equivalent shown through APEL), or a proven ability to study at postgraduate level. If you’re a health care practitioner, you should be professionally registered and have the relevant clinical experience.
Months of entry
This unique course is clinically focused and disease specific. You’ll develop a critical understanding of the research, policies and practice relating to long-term conditions in various organisational contexts.
Studying and discussing the difficulties faced by people living with long-term health conditions will enhance your intellectual and practical skills.
There are no core modules.
Examples of optional modules
Choose four from a range including:
- Managing Diabetes as a Long-Term Health Condition
- Managing Heart Failure as a Long-Term Health Condition
- Managing Renal Disease as a Long-Term Health Condition
- Palliative and End of Life Care
- Identifying the Deteriorating Patient in Primary Care
- Relationship-Centred Dementia Care
Teaching and assessment
Lectures, seminar presentations and small-group work. Sessions are run by either clinical experts or our experienced lecturers. Each module is assessed by a written assignment
1–2 years part-time
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Mac Macintosh
- +44 (0)114 222 2054