Taught course

Education in Health and Social Care

Glasgow Caledonian University · Department of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

PgC Education in Health and Social Careapplicants are normally registered healthor social care professionals with a degree(Honours level or equivalent) and aminimum of three years post qualifyingexperience in their profession, with someknowledge, skills and experienceassociated with education..

Months of entry


Course content

Our mission within the Masters Framework is to offer flexible and inclusive postgraduate and postqualification programmes of study and CPD opportunities. Within the Framework, students are supported in developing clear and coherent pathways of study which meet their professional and personal needs. All pathways within the Masters Framework build on students’ existing knowledge and skills and enable students to extend their capabilities using a range of dynamic and stimulating interprofessional learning opportunities.

Students can opt to study the education modules individually for CPD purposes or as part of the PgC Education for Health and Social care. Students who wish to continue onto a Masters degree can join our MSc Health and Social Care and graduate with an award in MSc Health and Social Care (Education).

This flexible programme is delivered through three approaches: face to face, online and blended learning.

Students from a range of different disciplines and countries provides diversity that embraces global, national and local educational perspectives which will enhances your learning.

Information for international students

Entrants who wish to exit with a NMC recordable qualification of Teacher: IELTS score of 7.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.5. Entrants not seeking NMC recordable qualification of Teacher: IELTS score of 6.5 with no element below 6.0. Scholarships of £1000 are available.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Student Enquiries
+44 (0)141 331 8630