Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Teaching and Learning in Clinical Practice

This is a collaborative, multi-professional programme for those working in a clinical setting, providing the opportunity for participants to improve teaching and assessment skills and understand how individuals learn. The course is suitable for all experienced clinicians, including medical doctors of all disciplines, general practitioners, dentists, nurses and allied health professionals who teach, support learning and are involved in assessment processes, whether formal or informal. The course is run by Edge Hill University and is an accredited programme of the Higher Education Academy. Students completing this course will therefore be eligible to apply for Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.

Course modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment methods

There are no formal examinations. A range of assessment strategies are employed on this programme, including online tasks, critical reflection on practice, assignments, evaluative reports, case studies, peer observation of teaching, the design of learning activities and the creation of portfolios. You will be supported by your academic tutors with academic skills practice and 'formative feedback' on work-in-progress. You will be expected to write approximately 4,000 words (or equivalent) for each module.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Mixed mode September 2017 GBP 32 per (Credit) 18 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Mixed mode February 2018 GBP 32 per (Credit) 18 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus L39 4QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Health & Social Care CPD Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01695657249