Queen's University Belfast
The programme is specifically designed for medical and dental practitioners who want to improve their teaching skills. The programme offers participants an opportunity to develop some practical teaching skills and acquire the knowledge to underpin their educational practice with Masters level study.
Applicants will be required to hold a medical or dental degree. Applicants must have completed Foundation 2 training or equivalent, and must currently be employed in a health care setting or university. In exceptional circumstances, consideration may be given to applicants who do not hold a primary degree. Such applicants will be required to demonstrate experience and commitment to the training of medical or dental professionals. Applicants must apply for admission to the PG Certificate in Clinical Education initially. On satisfactory completion of the Certificate programme, applicants will then be eligible to progress to the PG Diploma. On satisfactory completion of the Diploma programme, applicants will then be eligible to progress to the Masters in Clinical Education. International applicants require satisfactory completion of the General Medical Council's Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board (PLAB) examination or a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 taken within the last 2 years, with not less than 6.5 in each component.
PgCert: Foundations of clinical teaching; supporting and assessing students and trainees. PgDip: Foundations of clinical teaching; supporting and assessing; students and trainees; technology and Education. Msc: Dissertation.
Assessment methods include a portfolio for all taught modules.
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Postgraduate and Professional Development Office
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