UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Perioperative Medicine

This programme will address the challenges posed by the high-risk surgical patient and is designed to equip those involved in managing surgical care with extensive knowledge, underpinned by best evidence, and encourage a deep understanding of the specialty.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class UK Honours degree in biomedical science or nursing or a medical degree, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: the landscape of perioperative medicine; towards a new model in perioperative care; data and statistics in perioperative care; quality, safety and leadership in perioperative care; the evolving paradigm in perioperative care; perioperative pain and cancer disease; perioperative issues for an ageing population; special topics in perioperative care.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered entirely through distance e-learning methodology. A wide range of learning styles are catered for within the programme material including vodcasts, podcasts, formal written text, online seminars, case reviews and graphics. The MSc adopts a range of examination styles including short answer questions, short essay writing, reflective practice and contributing to case-based discussions. The examination process will include both summative and formative assessment and help develop students' writing styles.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Variable GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Variable GBP 9,020 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Variable GBP 17,770 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Variable GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Variable GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Variable - 1 years
PgDip Variable - 1 years

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