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Respiratory Medicine (Online)

Diploma MSc

Postgraduate Diploma Online
12 months
Duration
3900 GBP/year
3900 GBP/year
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About

The Respiratory Medicine (Online) Postgraduate Diploma from Diploma MSc offers you the opportunity to explore and study the major classes of respiratory disease.

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Overview

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales and on successful completion of this course, you will receive a Postgraduate Diploma in Respiratory Medicine (Online) .

Respiratory medicine is an increasingly important field of medicine, as respiratory disease is a growing cause of morbidity and mortality.

Outcomes 

On completion of this Respiratory Medicine (Online) Postgraduate Diploma from Diploma MSc, graduates will be able to demonstrate:

  • A critical awareness of current issues affecting the care of patients undertaking respiratory treatments.
  • An advanced knowledge of respiratory medicine and other associated conditions that will facilitate decision-making in unpredictable and/or complex situations.
  • An ability to use knowledge to adapt professional practice to meet the changing demands of healthcare systems.
  • An in-depth understanding of the scope and delivery of respiratory treatments including horizon scanning of potential new treatments for the wider population.

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Symptoms, Signs and Investigations
  • Asthma and Allergy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Thoracic Oncology and Pleural Disease
  • Respiratory Infections: Diagnoses and Management
  • Wider Respiratory Horizon

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
First Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Since our courses are conducted entirely online, they are accessible to both UK and international registered healthcare professionals.
  • To secure your place on the course, applicants will typically hold a first degree or equivalent 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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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