Who Should Enroll?
Medical Practitioners that are interested in opening their own practice or currently running their own practice.
The PGDip (General Practice) is a part-time distance learning course. Each module is supported by extensive self-study learning material that was developed by experts within the field. Assessment is done through a set of case studies, assignments, a business plan and a formal written exam. The minimum time to complete is 18 months and the maximum is 36 months.
This course will provide you with the latest developments in the clinical field and will upskill you to skip with ease over medico-legal potholes.
Fundamental components - compulsory
• Medical Ethics
• Practice Management
Core components - compulsory – (choose any 5 OR 6 modules)
• Mental Health
• HIV / AIDS
• Diabetes Mellitus
• Cardio- and Common Vascular
• Respiratory disease
ELECTIVE MODULES (CHOOSE ANY TWO OR THREE)
• Rational use of Antibiotics
• Clinical Management of Metabolic Syndrome
AccreditationFPD will award successful participant with a Postgraduate Diploma in General Practice on completion of this formal registered qualification should they successfully complete the assessment process. The minimum period for completion is 18 months and the maximum period is 36 months.
SAQA ID: 50143, NQF 8, 130 Credits
Accredited for 27 Clinical & 3 Ethical CEU’s on level 2
Application closing Date:
31 October 2021
R 18 200.00 (Includes all study material)