Short Course

Management of Long Term Conditions

Our post-qualifying framework (PQF) allows health and social care practitioners to continue their professional development and achieve further qualifications in their field.


Course overview

NU3026 or NU3329 - 20 credits at Level 6

  • The global rise of long-term conditions
  • Definitions, models and approaches to management
  • Health targets - the political and government agenda including National Service Frameworks, policies and guidance
  • Economic impact of long-term conditions at both an individual and structural level
  • Trends and potential impact on the health of societies
  • Epidemiology and aetiology

Course information

Level: CPD, Short Course
Delivery: Mixed Mode
Study Mode: Part time
Duration: On Campus - 6 weeks or Online – 12 weeks
Campus: Preston
Start Date: September

Entry requirements

Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content.


This course is based in the School of Nursing and Midwifery

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