UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Health and Medical Sciences

This unique, highly flexible interdisciplinary programme allows healthcare professionals to study a set of modules tailored to their specific needs. Participants at all career stages may study areas that complement and extend their existing knowledge to support their particular ongoing career goals so enabling them to gain the maximum added value from their studies.

Entry requirements

A medical degree (MBBS) or a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Students who do not meet these requirements but have appropriate professional experience will also be considered. Students who have previously undertaken CPD may apply for accreditation of prior learning.

Course modules

Core: Healthcare quality and evidence based practice; research methods in healthcare; options: options can be chosen from each of these 3 categories: professional development (e.g. leadership, clinical education, research skills, health informatics); clinical practice/patient care; service improvement.

Assessment methods

Some modules are delivered through blended learning, combining formal contact time with academic staff, research fellows and guest speakers and interactive online study using the virtual learning environment. Other modules are taught on campus through lectures, seminars and workshops. Assessment is a mixture of written coursework, formal examination, oral presentation and the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships and studentships are available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgCert Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Mixed mode September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
020 3549 5300