Research course

Medical and Dental Education

Cardiff University · School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education

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Entry requirements

A first degree, normally with class 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant subject area. A relevant master's qualification or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Projects at Master and Doctoral level are supervised by members of the academic team encompassing a range of research studies. Projects frequently inform innovations in local practise. Some examples include:

  • Evaluating broad based training initiative in England
  • Learning needs of junior doctors, trainer and trainee attitudes towards work-place based assessments
  • Contextualising curriculum planning for dental education in developing countries
  • Features that core medical trainees value in a clinical placement
  • The Cardiff Unit for Research and Evaluation in Medical and Dental Education (CUREMeDE) is a collaborative development between the School of Social Sciences and the School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)29 2087 0084