University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Clinical Education (Online Learning)

Our online Clinical Education programme takes advantage of our world-renowned expertise to enhance your abilities to teach and assess students in a clinical environment. This is an ideal programme for those with an educational role in relation to healthcare professionals and veterinary practitioners, including doctors, nurses, dental practitioners, clinical psychologists, occupational therapists, those involved with veterinary education or associated scientists (biomedical or social). Our aim is to help you reflect upon, and share thoughts about, your practice, while increasing your understanding of how to apply educational theories and evidence from the literature. As a result you will learn the knowledge and skills you need to deliver, develop and research high-quality clinical education in your own discipline. This programme is affiliated with NHS Education for Scotland and the University's Global Health Academy. Upon completion of the Postgraduate Certificate, and by meeting qualifying criteria, you will be eligible to apply for Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy. We are members of the Academy of Medical Educators and on completion of the Postgraduate Certificate and by meeting their qualifying criteria, you can apply for Membership through the shortened route. The programme is also accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Entry requirements

MSc: Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University's language requirements.

Course modules

See our website for detailed programme information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study September 2019 - 3 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip On-line study September 2019 - 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert On-line study September 2019 - 1 Years

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Key information

Contact: 
Clinical Education Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
01312426536