Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Clinical Education

This programme aims to improve teaching skills and develop a critical understanding of how individuals learn in a clinical environment. The course will be run on a multi-professional basis, allowing practitioners from different professions and specialities to share their knowledge, experience and skills.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to be experienced professionals in a medical, dental, nursing or allied health speciality, with some responsibilities for education within the workplace. Applicants will be expected to hold a postgraduate certificate in a relevant subject (such as PGCert teaching and learning in clinical practice or an equivalent) as the first 60 credits of the award. Other professional qualifications, will be considered individually.

Course modules

Core modules: research and clinical education; dissertation. Choose 2 modules from: careers management within the health services; curriculum design in clinical education; educational leadership in health settings; educational supervision in the clinical context; e-learning in clinical education; improving practice in clinical education; mentoring in clinical education; using simulation to support clinical learning.

Assessment methods

Assignments and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 30 per Credit (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
01695 584154