24 months
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4200 GBP/year
4200 GBP/year
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About

The Obesity and Weight Management (Online) MSc from Diploma MSc provides a progression route from the Postgraduate Diploma. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales and on successful completion of this course, you will receive an Obesity and Weight Management (Online) MSc.

The Obesity and Weight Management MSc course starts with an initial 12 week online module that will develop skills in critical appraisal and knowledge of research methodologies. Students then complete the professional project module, which consists of a 1,500 word proposal and 10,500 word professional project (dissertation).

Outcomes 

On completion of the Obesity and Weight Management (Online) MSc from Diploma MSc, graduates are able to demonstrate:

  • An applied understanding of how established techniques of research and enquiry are used to create and interpret knowledge in an appropriate clinical setting.
  • An in-depth knowledge and understanding of the discipline informed by current scholarship and research.

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Research Methodologies and Critical Appraisal
  • Professional Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

180 credits with the first 120 credits deriving from the postgraduate diploma

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry to the one year Obesity and Weight Management MSc will require successful completion of the Obesity and Weight Management Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits). This can be from Diploma MSc, the University of South Wales or another UK university (having completed similar modules). We can discuss this with you during your application.

Individuals who have not completed the postgraduate diploma can apply for the Obesity and Weight Management MSc as a two year course consisting of eight modules (180 credits) with the first 120 credits deriving from the postgraduate diploma.

Entry requirements for the two-year course are as for the Postgraduate Diploma.

Applicants should be working in a clinical setting, either in the UK or overseas, and have a science degree in a relevant subject. You will also need to submit copies of the following with your application:

  • Qualification certificates
  • A maximum of two professional and/or academic references

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

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.

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