Level 7

Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases

 

Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases

Subject areas

Cardiovascular Medical Studies Respiratory / Chest Diseases, Tuberculosis, Nursing: Specific Conditions Health Studies

Course type

Taught

 

Course Summary

This course is designed for people from a wide range of healthcare backgrounds, including: healthcare scientists, nurses, physiotherapists and advanced practitioners. It will take you through a programme of learning to deepen your knowledge and skills in cardiovascular and respiratory healthcare, enabling you to enhance your career in your chosen field. The multidisciplinary lecturers will draw on their clinical and research experience at national and international level to facilitate your learning. You will have the opportunity to discuss new technologies for the prevention, diagnosis and management of ill health and their impact on the delivery of person-centered healthcare.

 

Different course options

Study mode

Part time/

Full time

Duration

24 months

Start date

Spring/ Autumn Sessions

 

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Healthcare: Core Science, Core

This module provides an overview of cardiovascular and respiratory wellbeing, covering: cardiovascular and respiratory anatomy and physiology; the epidemiology of cardiovascular and respiratory disease; the concepts of health and well-being and physiological changes associated with hemorrhage; immobility and bed rest; etc.

 

 

 

Unit

Course Name

 

TCD1893

Chronic Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

                     TCD3354 

Non Tuberculous Respiratory Infection

TCD2138

Immunological Disorders

TCD0911

Obstructive Diseases of the Lungs

                     TCD2327

Surgical Aspects of Chest Medicine

TCD4556

Acute Respiratory Failure

TCD4557

Respiratory Medicine; Symptoms, Signs and Investigations

TCD1892

Respiratory Infections; Diagnosis and Management

TCD5056

Allergy, Infections and Immunization

TCD1835

Wider Respiratory Horizon

 

Tuition fees

UK fees

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have at least a 2:1 UK Honour's degree in a relevant medical, biomedical or healthcare subject.

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