University of Chester - Diabetes MSc

University of Chester

Diabetes MSc

In December 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) stated that diabetes-related deaths increased by 70% globally between 2000 and 2019. Diabetes is a major cause of blindness, kidney failure, heart attacks, stroke, and lower limb amputation.

In this MSc, you will acquire deep knowledge and comprehensive intellectual integrity on the different types of diabetes and associated complications, the pathophysiology and diagnosis, as well as understanding up-to-date therapeutic approaches. The course is suitable for healthcare professionals, researchers, and intercalating medical students.

Why study this course with us?

You will develop the skills required for literature searching, and critical appraisal of scientific literature, and translating that into evidence-based practice. We aim to develop your research and scientific writing skills so that you will be in a position to augment and expand your professional development.

The course culminates in the Research Dissertation, which will be assessed through your production of a research article written in the style of publishable scientific work and a short oral presentation. Options could include literature, data, or laboratory-based projects, depending on research interests.

Entry Requirements

  • Honours Degree in Accounting, Business and Finance related degree with a 2:2 or above.  
  • IELTS  6.5 (Min 5.5 in each sub-skill)
  • PTE 65 overall (Min. 59 in each sub-skill)

Career Prospects

The University of Chester offers an award-winning Careers and Employability service that provides various employability-enhancing experiences through the curriculum, employer contact, tailored group sessions, individual information, advice, and guidance. The service is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed, and tailored to personal goals and aspirations. It aims to help students plan their future, make the most of their time at the University, and enhance their employability. Services include part-time jobs, extra-curricular workshops, and practical one-to-one help with career planning, CVs, applications, and mock interviews. Group sessions on career planning are also provided within each course. Students and graduates can use these services free of charge for up to two years after graduation.

Career opportunism after completing Diabetes MSc

  • Remote Certified Diabetes Educator.
  • Diabetes Nurse.
  • Diabetes Dietitian.
  • Diabetic Nurse Educator.
  • Diabetes Management.
  • Remote Diabetes Educator.
  • Diabetes Nurse Practitioner.
  • Certified Diabetes Educator.

Course Details

Our course investigates in detail the different types of diabetes and various complications. You will review current guidelines and their evidence base in the therapeutic management of diabetes, and explore potential new therapies.

Course Modules

Clinical Medicine
Clinical Research Methods and Biostatistics
Evidence Based Medicine
Research Dissertation
Therapeutic Advances in Diabetes
Analysis and Interpretation of Clinical Data
Assessment and Consultation in Clinical Settings

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