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Diabetes Care, Education and Management

University of Dundee

Venues

Ninewells Campus

Content

The burden of long term non-communicable disease (NCD) is a challenge facing all health care organizations at an International level. The effect of this challenge is not just on increasing health care costs and an intolerable workload for health care professionals but a recognition that the current health care system needs to change fundamentally in order to cope with future demands. The Diabetes Care and Education programme has been created by the University of Dundee to aid healthcare organisations who wish to equip their workforce with the clinical knowledge, leadership and educational skills required to meet this challenge and develop a multi-disciplinary approach to creating transformational change appropriate to the healthcare system in their country.

Dundee has an international reputation for diabetes research, education and informatics developments. With the global growing prevalence of diabetes there is an increasing need for healthcare professionals to upskill in diabetes care and understand how to organise healthcare for the efficient management of chronic diseases.

The course has been designed to allow students to remain in their jobs while studying and for their studies to be able to have an immediate impact in their work environment.

You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Diabetes Care, Education and Management

You can exit after 24 months with PgDip Diabetes Care, Education and Management.

Entry Requirements

A collaboration must have been established between the University of Dundee and a national healthcare organisation within the applicant's country.

Applicants should have:
Attended a university, or other institution approved by the Faculty Board and obtained a first degree in a healthcare discipline or other equivalent qualification acceptable to the Programme Director.

Start Date

September, January, May

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

12 - 36 months

Department

Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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