Children and Young People with Diabetes
Module code: MD7261
Module co-ordinator: Premkumar Sundaram
Diagnosing and managing diabetes in children and young people can be particularly challenging. This comprehensive course has been developed by a talented team of paediatric specialists.
The course covers issues relating to both type 1 and type 2 diabetes including diagnosis, acute conditions, transition to adolescence and the establishment of good self-management.
Importantly, the course also addresses issues around child protection.
- 14 hours of lectures
- 12 hours of seminars
- 2 hours of tutorials
- 122 hours of guided independent study
- Exam, 1 hour (20%)
- Written assignment, 2,000 words (80%)