Taught course

Paediatrics and Child Health

Institution
Imperial College London · Division of Medicine
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Normally a degree in medicine or a least an upper second class degree in a healthcare related subject such as nursing, pharmacy, physiotherapy or similar health science. Exceptionally, students with a diploma who have substantial work experience in a healthcare field will also be considered (these applicants will have to successfully complete a special qualifying examination set by the College).

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course aims to enhance your understanding of evidence-based child health, the scientific basis of childhood diseases and their diagnosis, and treatment of important paediatric conditions.

You will develop skills in the use of computing applied to healthcare, skills in leadership and professional development, and a deeper understanding of your own approach to adult learning.

Information for international students

This is a blended learning programme with short face to face blocks of teaching in London with the majority of learning being online.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Creative work30
Dissertation40 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr Jill A Warner
Email
jill.warner@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 207 5943697