University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Herbal Medicine

The course brings together professional practitioners of herbal medicine in the investigation and systematic appraisal of the knowledge base and clinical practice of herbal medicine; contemporary practice is explored creatively and critically in the light of emerging conceptual frameworks and other influences on the current development of herbal medicine; the goal is for students and tutors to both interpret knowledge judiciously and to solve clinical problems in a creative way, and, in so doing, play our part in the development of an epistemology of herbal medicine.

Entry requirements

Current membership of an approved herbal register; a recognised British Honours degree of 2.2 or above, or its equivalent; English language and writing skills at GCSE English or IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules may include: Deconstructing practice; developing practice; introduction to postgraduate research; creative prescribing in herbal medicine; therapeutic relationships; inspiring education; research, ethics and governance; student initiated module; applying methods in health research; dissertation.

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed by assignments and there are no examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 630 per Module (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 630 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 630 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 630 per Module (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400