This course examines in-depth knowledge of Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes mellitus [DM].
The aim of the course is to improve patient care, practitioner knowledge and consider service improvement.
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 health care in DM.
The course is taught jointly at L6 and L7.
The L7 course will have marking criteria reflective of writing at Masters level.
Who is it for?
This course is suitable for registered nurses and allied health professionals who want to increase their knowledge of diabetes care, in both primary and secondary care.
Please note this intake is only available to staff from Barts Health NHS Trust.
Jan: Tuesday 10 and 24 January 2023
Feb: Tuesday 7 and 21 February 2023
Mar: Tuesday 7 March 2023
Open to all.
May: Tuesday 16 and 30 May 2023
Jun: Tuesday 13 and 27 June 2023
Jul: Tuesday 11 July 2023
This course is worth 15 credits at L7.
This course can be taken as an optional part of a Masters or PG Diploma Programme. To do you would need to discuss this with your Programme Director.
If you would like to complete this course as a CPPD student but would like to complete a Master’s degree at a later date, please note that you will only be able to transfer a maximum of 30- 45 credits which have been awarded within 5 years prior to the start date of the programme, dependent on programme specification.
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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 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 toward eligible programmes.