University of Huddersfield
Health Studies (Health Professional Education Teaching)
The course is designed for health professionals wishing to pursue a career in teaching within professional practice and/or education settings. This has an interdisciplinary context which will enable students to develop their knowledge and abilities related to learning, teaching and assessment with a range of health professionals.
Health or social care practitioner, registered with a professional body such as the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). 3 years post-registration employment. Honours degree or equivalent. Students educated outside the UK are required to have International English Language Testing System (IELTS) at a score of 6.5 with no lower than a 6.0 in any single component.
Modules include: learning and teaching: theories processes and strategies in health professional education; assessment in health professional education; practice of health professional education (teaching practice); critical appraisal of research literature; research project preparation; project (health related). optional modules: self development 1; self development 2; teaching and learning using simulation; utilising problem based learning.
Assessment involves a variety of methods including action plans, teaching practice/presentations, portfolios, reflections and written essays.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 800 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Huddersfield||Huddersfield||HD1 3DH||Yorkshire and the Humber|