The course can be studied part-time by distance learning/block delivery.
Mixed Mode, Part-time
Subject to approval
This programme has been designed for GPs and other healthcare professionals who wish to enhance their confidence and skills in educating the workforce of tomorrow. An ideal opportunity to develop and enhance their portfolio career, the distance-learning delivery of this programme allows students to facilitate work-life balance.
Find out more about Postgraduate courses at our Postgraduate Advice Event on 11 July 2018
Students are able to use all University facilities.
There will be a varied menu of assessment methods used:
Essay, Audit, Portfolio, assessment of design of an educational resource,
Evaluation paper, critical review paper [PG Diploma and MSc level only]
Dissertation which will comprise an extended research project with its focus on a topic of importance and which uses the programme’s learning outcomes [MSc level only]
You can apply for many of the postgraduate UCLan courses using our Online Application System.
For detailed information about studying this course at UCLan, please see the course handbook for your year of entry:
For information on possible changes to course information, see our Important Information.
Please note that this course is subject to review/validation which may result in changes to the course structure. Any changes as a result of the review/validation will be immediately included and highlighted in the course documentation and all students holding current offers will be provided with a comprehensive list of those changes. If you are not satisfied with the changes, you will be offered the opportunity to withdraw from the programme and, if required, reasonable support to transfer to another provider.
The programme has been developed in close liaison with GPs, NHS Trusts, CCGs and clinicians to ensure it is fully aligned with the needs of the health economy.
The MSc Medical Education provides an ideal base from which to progress onto our DProf Clinical Studies.