Taught course

Managing Long-Term Health Conditions

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Nursing and Midwifery
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

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

September

Course content

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.

Teaching
Lectures, seminar presentations and small-group work. Sessions are run by either clinical experts or our experienced lecturers.

Assessment
Each module is assessed by a written assignment.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or in the East Midlands, funding may be available. Contact us for more information.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
nursing-pgt-enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 2054