Taught course

Medical Science (Clinical Audit)

Keele University · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

The programme is designed for graduate (or equivalent) professionals currently engaged in clinical audit. A clinical qualification is not necessary for entry to this course and it is expected that students will be drawn from a range of different roles. Entry routes will be flexible and have been designed to recognise appropriate prior experience. Please contact the School for detailed information and to check whether your own experience and professional development is appropriate for entry.

Months of entry


Course content

The one year, part time Postgraduate Certificate offers an exciting opportunity for those working within clinical audit to pursue a taught postgraduate qualification. The overall aims of the course is to improve the quality and effectiveness of clinical audit projects and programmes; enhance the value of clinical audit at individual, team and organisation level and to support the professional development of those working in clinical audit – whether at clinical or non-clinical level.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MMedSci
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Attendance: small block modules of 2 days.

Course contact details

Sophie Gibbons
01782 734933