Imperial College London

Course Introduction

The PGCert Cardiovascular and Respiratory Healthcare course are designed for people from a wide range of healthcare backgrounds, including: healthcare scientists, nurses, physiotherapists and advanced practitioners. It will take you through a programme of learning to deepen your knowledge and skills in cardiovascular and respiratory healthcare, enabling you to enhance your career in your chosen field. The multidisciplinary lecturers will draw on their clinical and research experience at national and international level to facilitate your learning. You will have the opportunity to discuss new technologies for the prevention, diagnosis and management of ill-health and their impact on the delivery of person-centred healthcare. Assessment involves the following: Assessed journal club; Oral presentations; Practical examination; Research project thesis and oral presentation (MSc students only); Written case study reports and Written examination.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Part Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £5,650 Home Fees
1 year
Part Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £5,650 European Fees
1 year
Part Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £17,250 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have a minimum requirement of 2.1 degree in a relevant medical, biomedical or healthcare subject.
  • International entry requirements: Students must achieve the College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification: Standard IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum 6.0 in all elements); Higher 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in all elements)