Long Term Conditions Management
Short Course - 15 credits at SCQF level 9 or 15 credits at SCQF level 11 | ECTS points 7.5
Applications Now Open
- Local and national health and social care/political agenda relating to the management of long term conditions
- Approaches to holistic assessment of people affected by long term conditions
- Current therapeutic interventions within inter-professional and inter-agency context for specific long term conditions
- Psychosocial concepts and strategies for supporting patients, families and carers
- Emerging management techniques and strategies for long term condition management
The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course and module disclaimer for more information.
This module is delivered through online methods including online chat, virtual classroom and discussion forums. You will engage with directed and self-directed learning activities supported by the module team.
This course is assessed through written assignment.
The Disability & Dyslexia Centre advises and supports students who disclose a sensory or mobility impairment, chronic medical condition, mental health issue, dyslexia and other specific learning differences. Applicants are encouraged to arrange a pre-entry visit to discuss any concerns and to view the facilities.
Study Skills Support
The Study Support Team provides training and support to all students in:
- Academic writing
- Study skills (note taking, exam techniques, time management, presentation)
- Maths and statistics
- English language
- Information technology support
You should normally possess a relevant honours degree or equivalent.
For Academic Session 2019/2020
- UK/EU Students: £640
- International Students: £1,040
- UK/EU Students: £670
- International Students: £1,200
The following course-related costs are not included in the course fees:
For new intakes course fees are reviewed and published annually for each mode of delivery. Tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in the offer letter. For further information see:
Taking this course, you will have access to some of the world's best facilities.
We've invested more than £100 million in the development of our campus, new facilities and new resources.University Wide Facilities
The university has moved to home teaching and working following official COVID-19 guidance from the Scottish Government. Our staff will continue to process applications and respond to enquiries about your course during this time.
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