This course examines in-depth knowledge of Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes mellitus [DM].
Through critical exploration and evaluation of practice, political and service issues, the course aims to enhance confidence and competence to care for a person with DM at an advanced level. This means to be able to evaluate how government standards and service-led innovations are central to advancing healthcare in DM.
The course is taught jointly at L6 and L7.
The L6 course will have marking criteria reflective of writing at Degree level.
Who is it for?
This course is suitable for registered nurses and allied health professionals wanting to increase their knowledge of diabetes care in both primary and secondary care.
Oct: Tuesday 11 and 25 October 2022
Nov: Tuesday 1, 15 and 29 November 2022
Jan: Tuesday 10 and 24 January 2023
Feb: Tuesday 7 and 21 February 2023
Mar: Tuesday 7 March 2023
The aim of the course is to improve patient care, practitioner knowledge and consider service improvement. Lecturers are expert clinicians in the field of diabetes.
This course is worth 15 credits at L6.
CPD total contact hours 22; self-directed learning 128 hours
This short course module is designed to be flexible in allowing you to study and reach your goals at your own pace. Our health CPD courses are credit-bearing modules that contribute to a University degree or award.
Transfer course credits towards postgraduate taught degree
As a health care professional, once you've completed this course you could offset 15 credits as part of a postgraduate programme, continuing your study with further modules to make up a Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) 60 credits, Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) 120 credits or Master of Science (MSc) 180 credits qualification (all credits must be awarded within five years of study commencing).
This course is worth 15 credits
This course can be used a module, contributing to a University degree or award.
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