Postgraduate Diploma in Endocrinology (Online Delivery)

Postgraduate Diploma in Endocrinology (Online Delivery)

The Postgraduate Diploma in Endocrinology from the University of South Wales is designed to be very practical and clinically focused.

This online diploma aims to help the student to develop creative problem-solving approaches to complex clinical situations and become an important advocate in the delivery of care to people with endocrinology related problems.

Designed to create professionals who can independently access information and use it to critically assess, evaluate and disseminate the evidence base related to endocrine care; it is relevant to all health professionals such as Specialist Registrars, Endocrine Nurses and Primary Care Physicians with a specialist interest in endocrinology who may have exposure to people with endocrine related disorders.

On completion of the diploma, students have:

  • a greater confidence and understanding of the management of patients with endocrine disorders through case studies and discussion.
  • improved critical analysis of published data and data interpretation.

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What you will study

The postgraduate diploma course is based on the Royal College of Physicians Specialty Training The online course lasts one calendar year and is a part time distance learning course, with 6 modules per year, each of 6 weeks duration.

  • Module 1 – Disorders of the hypothalamus and pituitary
  • Module 2 – Disorders of the thyroid
  • Module 3 – Disorders of the adrenals
  • Module 4 – Disorders of parathyroids, calcium and bone
  • Module 5 – Reproductive endocrinology
  • Module 6 – Endocrine-related cancer
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Tuition Fees

Home & EU Students

For full-time and part-time postgraduate fees please see our Home & EU Student Fee pages

International Students

For full-time postgraduate fees please see our International Student Fee pages


  • Part Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Part Time 1 Years Start Date: Mar 2017
      • Part Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017