This is a flexible practice-based course designed for health professionals and others who are involved in, or wish to develop an interest in, clinical education. The course provides students with opportunities to develop their teaching skills and to adopt a scholarly approach to clinical education. It enables them to acquire the expertise necessary for effective clinical education in the context of their own educational roles, responsibilities and interests.
An undergraduate degree, or equivalent qualification, in a healthcare profession; applicants must already have relevant experience of clinical teaching, be working in a job where they will be involved in clinical education for the duration of the programme and demonstrate that they have sufficient post-registration clinical experience to be able to benefit from the programme; those wishing to study the Teaching Methods module must be working within the Northern NHS deanery; PGDip applicants must have completed the PGCert; MClinEd applicants must have completed the PGDip; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of IELTS 7.0 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.
Modules include: Principles and practice of teaching; learning in a professional context; understanding curricula; investigating clinical education; understanding educational research; advanced study module. Optional modules: Current educational issues; utilising technology in clinical education.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MClinEd||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MClinEd||Full-time||£ 13,430 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 13,430 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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