Established in 2007, this successful two-year course, based on the International Diabetes Federation’s curriculum, provides a comprehensive programme of diabetes education for health care professionals. Throughout the Diploma, students are supported by an international expert faculty who establish a stimulating environment for research, teaching and learning about diabetes. This course is aimed at developing competence and confidence in the diagnosis, treatment, and decision-making in the care of persons with diabetes;
The next intake is January 2015 and costs will be confirmed.*
Following on from the successful Diploma in Diabetes, Cardiff University’s School of Medicine has created the new MSc Diabetes. This one year distance learning course is exclusively available to graduates of the Diploma in Diabetes and is carefully designed to assist your career as experts, leaders and innovators in the field of diabetes.
The next intake is January 2015 and costs will be confirmed.
The latest additions to the Postgraduate Diabetes Education collection are the exciting new individual modules; Insulin Pump Therapy and Pregnancy & Diabetes. Each module is worth 20 credits and provides a thorough coverage of these important issues. These programmes have an additional 2 week induction period prior to the start of the course, during which time the students can access the introductory on-line lectures and can familiarise themselves with the use of Cardiff University library.
These courses are due to start January 2014 and cost £1000 each.
"I think the online learning was suitable because of the flexibility really that it gives you..."
"Not only did the Diploma improve my analytical thinking and evidence based practice, it also enhanced my job satisfaction..."
"You change not just in terms of diabetes, but as a doctor, is massive, for me it has been life- changing..."
"Doing this diploma has really changed the way I practice; I have a lot more confidence to question therapy decisions and stand my ground with my opinions..."