Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine is a rapidly evolving branch of medicine involved in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases such as stroke, coronary heart disease and peripheral vascular disease.
Run with with the collaborative partner Diploma MSc, the Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine (Online Delivery) programme offered by the University of South Wales creates professionals who can independently assess, evaluate and disseminate the evidence base related to Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine.
It will develop problem solving and clinical skills together with preparing students to take a leadership role in this medical area.
You will be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and competence; deliver management strategies for the investigation and treatment of patients at increased cardiovascular risk; develop and deliver interventions for the wider population and safely use preventative cardiovascular approaches in specific cases. On successful completion, you could go on to study the MSc Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine.
The course promotes and enhances professional skills and knowledge among its students that have direct relevance and application to the demands of their working roles.
There is increasing competition for employment in the healthcare arena, with increasing specialisation. It is envisaged that students will be GPs, medical trainees in Diabetes, Vascular surgery, Cardiology, Medical Biochemistry in addition to Allied Health Professionals, and Practice Nurses running CV clinics.
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- Principles of Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine
- Cardiovascular Risk Management
- Lipid Metabolism in Clinical Practice
- Management of Lipid Disorders
- Hypertension: Diagnosis and Management
- Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine in Special Situations
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- 12 months
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- To secure your place on the course, applicants will typically hold a first degree or equivalent (including international qualifications) in a relevant professional healthcare field, such as a medical or nursing degree. Registered healthcare professionals without these recognised qualifications will be considered on an individual basis and a wide range of prior experience may be taken into account.
- In some cases, applicants may be asked to submit a piece of work for assessment in order to confirm that they are able to work comfortably at postgraduate level, and demonstrate the requisite clinical and professional knowledge.
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International4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.