Research course

Medical and Dental Education

Cardiff University · School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education

Entry requirements

A first degree, normally with class 2.1 or equivalent in a relevant subject area. A relevant Masters Qualification or equivalent. English Language requirement - IELTS 6.5

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The School undertakes and supports a range of educational research and evaluation activity in the healthcare professions, particularly medicine and dentistry. In addition, students' projects at Master and Doctoral level are supervised by members of the academic team encompassing a range of research studies nationally and internationally.

Projects frequently inform innovations in their local practice. Recent examples include:

Junior doctors use of iDOC technology for learning;
Learning needs of junior doctors, trainer and trainee attitudes towards work-place based assessments;
Contextualising curriculum planning for dental education in developing countries.

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Qualification and course duration


full time
36-48 months


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Miss Sarah Howell
+44 (0)29 2068 7449