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Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes, UK

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BMJ Postgraduate courses and qualifications in Diabetes are designed to provide high quality education for doctors and healthcare professionals who have a clinical interest in diabetes.

The Postgraduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma start with two days of introductory lectures*, and then continues online, offering flexible study. Candidates successful in completing three modules will receive a Postgraduate Certificate or they can continue onto year two to complete six modules and achieve a Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes. Our courses and qualifications are validated by the Links are available for members only!, and are provided through a collaboration between the University of Leicester and BMJ Learning.

The curriculum has been based on the International Diabetes Federation's curriculum and is designed to address the learning needs of doctors and other healthcare professionals from around the world.

Our qualifications focus on diabetes in its global context and explore the common challenges of this chronic disease. The modules are designed to build on the experience of the learner by giving them the skills to evaluate their own practice in the context of the scientific evidence in diabetes care. They are
therefore relevant to healthcare professionals across the world and all members of the multi-disciplinary diabetes team.

Our courses will provide a range of learning opportunities which will challenge those studying to evaluate the scientific evidence in diabetes and apply it in practice to improve patient outcomes. Learners will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle the challenges of the prevention and management of diabetes that many health systems currently face.

Our modules
We have six modules, each lasting 10 weeks. These modules can be studied individually or learners can complete three in year one to achieve a Postgraduate Certificate and three in year two to achieve a Postgraduate Diploma.

Modules include:
  • Prevention, Early Detection and Screening in Diabetes
  • Clinical Presentation and Management in Diabetes
  • New and Advanced Therapies in Diabetes
  • Self-Management in Diabetes
  • Insulin Management
  • Diabetes and Obesity
Our qualifications and courses provide:
  • Part-time, distance learning modular courses which can lead to the award of Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes
  • Flexible online study
  • Two days of lectures to introduce the Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma
  • Dedicated course website
  • Access to the University of Leicester's library facilities
  • An opportunity to purchase individual modules
  • An opportunity for candidates to progress to the University of Leicester's existing MSc programme in Diabetes

You will be supported on this distance learning course by an interactive website, experienced tutors and dedicated support staff.
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Re: Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes, UK

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Fees

Cost of qualifications in Diabetes


Postgraduate Certificate/Year One of Postgraduate Diploma
(60 CATS points)

UKP* = 1 payment of £2,495* or 3 payments** of £832

EUR* = 1 payment of €2,830* or 3 payments** of €944

USD^ = 1 payment of $4,030 or 3 payments** of $1,344



Postgraduate Diploma
(two year course; 120 CATS points)

Payment structure for year two of study is the same as year one (see above)



Individual Diabetes modules
(each course is awarded 20 CATS points)

The cost of each individual module is:

UKP*= £895

EUR*= €1016

USD^ = $1445

For more information on individual modules available please contact us



Bespoke packages
As an employer you may have specific knowledge and skills gaps in Diabetes that you would like to address in your organisation. Talk to us and we can tailor our courses to meet your needs. BMJ Learning and the University of Leicester are experts in tailoring packages and so will be able to work with you, and your staff, to produce the results that you need.

* Fees received from students in the UK and EU will be deemed to be inclusive of UK VAT at the standard rate.

^ Only residents of the US are eligible to pay in US dollars

** Payments for the Postgraduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma can be made in 3 instalments,

Spring intake: 1 March, 1 September and 1 December

Autumn intake 1 September, 1 March and 1 June

First payment to be made in month learner commences study (before attendance at introductory lectures).
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Re: Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes, UK

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Spring 2012 intake

Introductory Lectures
  • 24 and 25 March 2012 - Dubai or
  • 28 and 29 March 2012 - London


Autumn 2012 intake

Introductory Lectures
  • 08 and 09 September 2012 - UK or
  • 12 and 13 September 2012 - Mumbai (TBC)

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Re: Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes, UK

Unread post by SudaMediCa » 02 Feb 2012, 10:40

Most of your questions are answered Links are available for members only!


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