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Long Term and Chronic Condition Management

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All programmes of study will be delivered in a dual way combining both online and face to face teaching as appropriate. Face to face teaching will be delivered in a blended format with no large lectures to begin with. Please visit our website for more information. This Long Term and Chronic Condition Management programme is offered by Swansea University.

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Overview

This Long Term and Chronic Condition Management degree at Swansea University will equip you with the knowledge and experience to understand the needs of people living with and affected by long-term and chronic conditions and to design and manage health and care services accordingly.

Long-term and chronic conditions can have profound and far reaching implications on all aspects of peoples’ lives, resulting in often complex care and support needs for patients and their families and carers.

Your studies will take a multi-disciplinary approach with collaboration encouraged across the various professions involved in long term and chronic condition management.

Our extensive range of optional modules means that you can tailor your studies to your particular interests and area of practice. You also have several options for your dissertation, including the novel opportunity to draft a paper to be submitted for publication.

Our academic staff are active in practice and research and have a wealth of professional experience in chronic condition management, offering an unrivalled mix of academic excellence and current policy and practical expertise.

Career opportunities

Your Master’s qualification in the Long Term and Chronic Condition Management degree at Swansea University will open up a range of opportunities for further study or career development in your chosen discipline, including research, education, policy, and management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Research
  • Foundations in Health Promotion
  • The Social Aspects of Long Term and Chronic Illness
  • Health Psychology of Long Term and Chronic Illness
  • Theory and Practice of Long Term and Chronic Conditions Management
  • The Management of Parkinson's Disease-Related Conditions
  • Foundations in Public Health and Primary Health Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
Upper Second 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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

To be considered for this course you will need; 

  • An appropriate degree or its equivalent from an approved UK institution (preferably 2:1 or above) and evidence of recent academic study
  • A professional qualification and a minimum of two year’s relevant work experience and responsibilities considered by the University to be acceptable for the purposes of postgraduate admission
  • Students whose first language is not English are required to have a minimum of IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in all domains, or a University approved equivalent, prior to starting the programme

Funding

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