Postgraduate Diploma in Obesity and Weight Management (Online delivery)

University of South Wales

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Course info

Obesity is a global epidemic and a leading cause of several major non-communicable diseases including Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and some cancers. Prevention and management is critical in reducing the considerable health costs of obesity. The Postgraduate Diploma in Obesity and Weight Management will focus on enabling health care professionals to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to treat patients effectively.This online course, run with the collaborative partner Diploma ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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81st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
91st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
MAR, SEP
Distance/Online
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2022

Entry requirements
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Details
Students will typically hold a first degree or equivalent (including international qualifications) in a relevant professional healthcare field, such as a medical or nursing degree. Registered healthcare professionals without these recognised qualifications will be considered on an individual basis and a wide range of prior experience may be taken into account.

Tuition fees

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£4,500 overall cost
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More info: Total Course Fees for UK & International Students for September 2022: £4,500.

Students from Domestic
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£4,500 overall cost
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Please note: The fees might vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Total Course Fees for UK & International Students for September 2022: £4,500.

Students from EU EU Students
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£4,500 overall cost
This information is updated by IDP Connect, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: The fees might vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Total Course Fees for UK & International Students for September 2022: £4,500.

International Students
International Fees
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University of South Wales
CUG ranking
91st
Student rating
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The University of South Wales (USW) is progressive and career-oriented university, which provides high quality tuition and course content developed in collaboration with key employers and industry-leading professional partners. The university offers a huge selection of courses, over 500 in total, and a comprehensive selection of postgraduate taught and research programmes which are internationally regarded. Courses are designed with the needs of the current and future employment industry in mind and are accredited by leading professional bodies wherever possible. There are both full-time and part-time postgraduate courses available as well as options for distance learning. The university has built its curriculum around addressing the most significant challenges society faces today.

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