University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Education for Health and Social Care Professionals

Students explore approaches to the learning of individuals and groups.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a minimum of 3 years in relevant practice as a registered practitioner, working in a capacity that uses professional registration; previous degree-level study (not necessarily a BSc/BA) or evidence of degree-level study capability; usual accreditation of prior and experiential learning (APEL) guidelines apply.

Course modules

Modules include: Facilitating and assessing individual learning; designing, facilitating and assessing group learning; research methods; e-moderating/e-learning; learning through simulation; academic supervision; theory and models of clinical supervision; educational effectiveness and improvement; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through assignments and teaching practice; completion of dissertation is negotiated and supported through an agreed learning contract.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glyntaff Campus Pontypridd CF37 4BD Wales

Key information

Enquiries and Admissions Unit
Telephone number: 
03455 76 77 78