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Long Term and Chronic Condition Management

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
15200 GBP/year
7200 GBP/year
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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.

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Overview

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
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part time 2 years 

  • UK-EU £ 3,600
  • International £ 7,650

Part time 3 years

  • UK-EU £ 2,400
  • International £ 5,100

Funding

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