University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Medical Education

The course is designed for clinicians involved with aspects of medical education and it has a clear emphasis on the development of those medical educators; combining study days, workplace based assessments, research skills training and teaching practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be a qualified doctor and possess a degree or equivalent qualification in a biological/medical discipline, or in a related field of study, from a recognised University. You must have a strong interest in medical education and be actively involved in teaching medical students and/or trainees.

Course modules

Modules Include: Research methods, personal Professional Development, Teaching Methods, Educational Media/ Communication , Curriculum development, Assessment for Professional Practice.

Assessment methods

MSc

Submission of dissertation

PgDip

PGDip: 4 written assessments

PgCert

PGCert: Two observations of teaching practice (for those participants not in the Manchester area, video recordings of teaching sessions, followed by a meeting with the assessor, are permitted) and four written assessments. Please note that it will be the responsibility of the student to arrange their own teaching

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Medicine - PGT
Telephone number: 
0161 305 1648