Taught Degrees in Medical Education and Clinical and Professional Education

Clinical and Professional Education Programme

As part of our directory of programmes in clinical and medical education we offer an innovative, flexible postgraduate programme in Clinical and Professional Education. This can be studied on a part time and flexible basis as a PG Certificate, PG Diploma or MSc. This is a modular programme delivered by distance and blended learning enabling students to combine part time study with their clinical and professional commitments. Students are able to select modules from our module portfolio and all modules available for study as part of the PG Cert/Dip/MSc can also be studied as standalone modules.

Clinical and Professional Education Module Portfolio 2016-17

These modules can be taken as part of our PG Certificate and Diploma in Clinical and Professional Education or as standalone modules (credit bearing or non-credit bearing).

Module Core/optional
Credits
Delivery method
Dates for 2016-17
Compulsory face to face session/s
Closing date for applications
Teaching and Learning in Medical Education Core module for PG Cert (60 credits total)
15
Blended Block 1: 10 October - 3 December Tuesday 11 October, 9am - 5pm 15 August 2016
Writing a Research Proposal Core module for PG Dip (120 credits total)
15
Fully online
Block 1: 10 October - 3 December n/a
15 August 2016
Quality Improvement in Healthcare Optional
15
Fully online Block 2: 9 January - 3 March n/a
14 November 2016
Introduction to Assessment Optional
15
Fully online Block 2: 9 January - 3 March n/a 14 November 2016
Qualitative Research Methods for Clinical and Professional Education Optional 15
Fully online Block 2: 9 January - 3 March n/a 14 November 2016
Education for the Healthcare Professions Optional 15
Fully online Block 3: 6 March - 7 April; 24 April - 12 May n/a 09 January 2017
Teaching Ethics and Law in Clinical Education Optional 15
Blended
Block 3: 6 March - 7 April; 24 April - 12 May tbc
09 January 2017
Introduction to Clinical Simulation Optional 15
Blended Block 4: 15 May - 7 July tbc
20 March 2017
Leadership Skills for the Healthcare Professional  Optional  15  Blended Block 4: 15 May - 7 July

Monday 05 June

Tuesday 06 June

Wednesday 07 June

Thursday 08 June

All 9am - 5pm

20 March 2017

Fees 2016/17

PG Certificate UK (P/T): £2,280.00 Overseas (P/T): £5,415.00
Standalone modules M level (credit-bearing):  £570.00 CPD only (non credit-bearing, without assessment): £300.00

How to apply

  • Applications for the PG Cert closed on 29 July 2016.  However you are able to apply for the programme on a standalone basis and be transferred to the PG Cert on completion of 60 credits.
  • To apply for the standalone programme please complete an application form here.
  • Please also use this form to apply for any of our modules on a CPD basis (non credit-bearing, without assessment).

FAQs

Visit our FAQs page for more information or contact uclms.postgraduate@ucl.ac.uk.

Joint UCL-RCP Postgraduate Certificate / Diploma / MSc Medical Education

In addition to our PG Cert/Dip/MSc in Clinical and Professional Education we also deliver a M level programme in Medical Education in conjunction with the Royal College of Physicians London. Please visit the RCP education website for more information.

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