School - School of Health Sciences
Subject area - Health and Wellbeing
Start Dates(s): September
MSc (three years part-time)
PgDip (two to three years part-time)
PgCert (one to three years part-time)
- Complies with the core curriculum of the Royal College of Physicians for Geriatric Medicine
- Delivered off-site on a part-time basis
- Identifies there is more to modern practice than technical medicine
- A part-time only course
Geriatric medicine is an expanding, acute speciality. With increasing numbers of elderly people the need for specialist training will continue.
This comprehensive course is offered in collaboration with the North Western Postgraduate Medical Deanery and will ensure that the theory underpinning knowledge is delivered alongside and applied to the clinical situation. It meets the needs of clients and physicians and ensures that a quality service is delivered effectively and efficiently. It is a modular course delivered off-site on a part-time, day release basis.