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University of Salford

Geriatric Medicine

This course is a collaboration with the North Western Postgraduate Medical Deanery. This ensures that the theory is delivered alongside - and applied to - the clinical situation. It also provides an opportunity for you to evaluate any current contextual and practice issues.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be a specialist registrar in geriatric or elderly medicine. Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Medical ethics and law; medical teaching and communication; health service management; general principles of ageing; common diseases of the older adult 1; common diseases of the older adult 2; psychiatry of old age; medicine for the older adult; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a combination of assignment and presentation work.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 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
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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