University of Reading

University of Reading

Physician Associate

* Essential programme for an exciting new career as a healthcare professional * Training given in the medical model * Suitable for life science graduates or those with significant healthcare experience * Curriculum content delivered in close partnership with practising clinicians * Strong emphasis on workplace-based learning in NHS primary and secondary care environments **Physician Associate at Reading** The Department of Philosophy offers a stimulating research environment for our graduate students, with distinguished visiting speakers coming to the University of Reading each term. We regularly host major conferences, including an annual conference sponsored by our home journal, Ratio. Being within easy reach of Oxford and London, you can also take advantage of the wealth of philosophy events at these two leading centres of research. Our Department is dynamic, forging links with other departments and universities and devising new ways of improving the education and experience of our students. There is a range of great opportunities for collaboration with staff and other students at regular seminars, reading groups and events organised by the student-run Philosophy Society. We are also well known for our friendly, collaborative atmosphere, in which students and staff get to know one another on an individual basis.

Course modules

There are two compulsory modules which cover all aspects of the PA competence and curriculum framework: * Physician Associate Pre-Clinical Module * Physician Associate Clinical Module


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2018 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2018 GBP 16,500 per Whole course (International) 24 Months

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