Medicine & Health - Diabetes in Primary Care

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Diabetes in Primary Care
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code GP5100
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Distance, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 19th September 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 21st June 2020
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Duration Attendance on 2 days plus 12 weeks online distance learning

Additional Teaching Mode Information
On-line distance learning Unit starts 19th September 2020

Two full day workshops take place on Saturdays at UCC/BHSC in October and November 2020

Workshop Study Days:

Saturday: Date 10th October 2020 9am-5pm BHSC

Saturday: Date 21st November 2020 9am-5pm BHSC
Course Fee In advance of applying candidates should contact the Department of General Practice to register an interest the course.

The fee for this module is €900. There is also a €35 application fee.
Entry Requirements

Expand+The Department of General Practice Continuing Professional Development modules are designed for General Practitioners and Practice Nurses working in primary care. Admission to the module(s) will be subject to internal university approval processes o...


There will be an ?introductory Canvas* training session ?at U.C.C. or available on-line in advance of the course start date. ?There will be 2 study days (12 hrs) delivered (held on Saturdays - dates of which will be confirmed) plus ...

Course Content

Expand+On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:

Identify and categorise patients with problems with glycaemic control including diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, impaired fasting glucose and gestational diabetes,


Subjects Taught

Expand+This module consists of ten distance learning units supported by two workshop days. Each unit will run for one week (except unit 9 has three weeks). The units are:

1.Diagnosis of diabetes
2.Control & monitoring; self-management education

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200, Continuous Assessment 200 marks (On-line discussion board participation 100 marks, E-activities/short written submissions 20 marks. Essay 2500-3500 words 80 marks.)
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For CPD Content Queries:
Katie Murphy/ Dr. Colin Bradley /
086 0566077 / (0)21 - 4905557

Katie Murphy
+353 21 420 5557

For Application Queries:
+353 (0)4903224
Location Venue
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork. Exact rooms to be confirmed.
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