36 months
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About

This programme is a collaboration between Birmingham City University and the University Hospitals Birmingham Diabetes Team. This is an online course with the option of bespoke flying faculty delivery available for international partners. Advancing Diabetes Care is provided by  Birmingham City University.

Overview

What's covered in the course?

This programme has been designed in collaboration with clinical colleagues and blends theoretical approaches with practicalities of service development and person-centred care approaches. The international dimension of diabetes and application of culturally appropriate diabetes care in different environments and resources underpins this programme. Through different modules, you will explore your employment situation, recognise the potential for excellence in practice-led care, extend and enhance your employability and career progression. You will also identify ways in which you can improve your practice and services in order to pioneer new interdisciplinary service developments.

The programme will enable practitioners working in various aspects of care, with people either at risk of or living with diabetes, to develop knowledge and skills in diabetes care. You will develop analytical skills through interactive online learning opportunities, so that you are able to critically examine practices within the context of the legislative and professional frameworks of your own country.Advancing Diabetes Care is provided by  Birmingham City University.

Why Choose Us?

  • This brand new course has been developed to meet the needs of interdisciplinary healthcare practitioners working in partnership with people living with diabetes
  • This course aims to address the global increase in the number of people both at risk of developing diabetes and living with diabetes, and the developments in care needed to support these people
  • The course has a global perspective, using our knowledge and experience of working with international partners

Employability

The international dimension of diabetes and application of culturally appropriate diabetes care in different environments and resources underpins this programme. The modules will allow you to explore your employment situation, recognise the potential for excellence in practice-led care, extend and enhance your employability and career progression and identify ways in which you can improve your practice and services and pioneer new interdisciplinary service developments.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Effective Person-centred Diabetes Education 
  • Research: Methods of Enquiry 
  • Leadership in Diabetes Care 
  • Dissertation 
  • Electives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be considered at any time up until the course start date.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Birmingham City University and/or in United Kingdom, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must hold current professional registration with a UK regulatory body (NMC, HCPC, GMC). Students will normally have studied to BSc Hons or equivalent, ideally to include a Research Methods module. 
  • A minimum of two years in your area of area of clinical practice and a first degree or evidence of recent professionally related study at diploma or degree level.
  • Accredited degree level study within the last five years or the Birmingham City University module Essential Academic Skills to be completed prior to starting the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    756 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 GBP per module during 36 months.
  • National

    756 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 GBP per module during 36 months.

 per 20-credit module

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Advancing Diabetes Care
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Birmingham City University

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