You can change your cookies preference and bring Manage cookies screen at any time by visiting our Cookies Notice page. PLEASE NOTE inactivating performance or marketing cookies will require clearing your browsing data through your browser page settings.
For more detailed information about the cookies we use, or how to clear your browser data see our Cookies Notice
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. Strictly Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. They enable basic functions such as seeing recently viewed products or searches. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our site by social media services or our advertising partners. Social media cookies enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to use or see the content sharing tools. Advertising cookies may be used to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will still see ads, but they will not be tailored to your interests.If you wish to inactivate these cookies after acceptance, please follow the advice in our cookies notice
University course intakes maybe affected by Coronavirus (COVID -19).Latest info
This course is ideal for you if you are working in a professional role where you need case management skills, such as that of community matron, nurse practitioner or district nurse.Course descriptionStudying towards a Postgraduate Certificate in Management of Long Term Conditions at the University of Derby will:Develop your critical thought, analysis and appraisal skills, enabling you to make innovative use of an evidence-based practice in the management of long term conditionsEnhance your
This course is ideal for you if you are working in a professional role where you need case management skills, such as that of community matron, nurse practitioner or district nurse.
Studying towards a Postgraduate Certificate in Management of Long Term Conditions at the University of Derby will:
Develop your critical thought, analysis and appraisal skills, enabling you to make innovative use of an evidence-based practice in the management of long term conditions
Enhance your knowledge and understanding for improving practice within the context of interprofessional working
Support you in becoming an autonomous and self-directed leader, able to sustain and advance your specialist knowledge in the management of long term conditions.
This course will prepare you for case management of long term conditions. On successful completion, you should be capable of moving into a case management role.
This course is ideal for you if you are working in a professional role where you need case management skills, such as that of community matron, nurse practitioner or district nurse. You will gain knowledge in long term condition management and clinical decision making, including advanced assessment of the systems. There is the opportunity to study option modules that allow you to focus on an area of particular interest to you. You might choose to focus on a disease-specific condition, carry out a case study analysis, or write up a small project, audit, or service evaluation.
You will gain an award which reflects the current health agenda in relation to long term condition management, and enables you to demonstrate competency in assessment at advanced practitioner level. You'll be encouraged to lead and develop the service; to demonstrate innovative practice and challenge traditional working practices.
The University of Derby is home to students from more than 100 countries around the world, making them part of a diverse, international community.
Whether students are progressing from undergraduate study, want to change or develop their career, or simply study the subject they love in more depth, the university offers a wide range of courses and flexible study methods including full-time, part-time and online learning.
From criminology to science, education to business, the university also offers a wide range of courses designed for continuing professional development (CPD), that will help students enhance their skills, maintain their professional registration and take their career to the next level.