Taught course

Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning

Manchester Metropolitan University · Department of Health Professionals

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a UK Honours degree (or International equivalent) in a health & social care or education discipline. Applicants with a diploma who have gained sufficient clinical and professional experience are also welcome to apply.

Months of entry


Course content

The PG Cert STEL has been designed for practitioners with an interest in education and simulation from all health, social care and education disciplines to lead on the design, development and evaluation of simulation and technology enhanced learning. This award enables the student to study a theoretical and a practical based unit at level 7 before completing an independent study unit. The independent study unit will facilitate the students’ to use of their newly acquired knowledge and skills to develop a work based project that will be unique to their practice/workplace.

For the PGCert STEL you will need to successfully complete the three core units:

  • Simulation in Healthcare: Learning Theory, Curriculum Design and Evaluation (20 credits)
  • Simulation in Healthcare: Practical Application (20 credits).
  • Contemporary Issues in Practice (Independent study unit) (20 credits)

Fees and funding

For information on fees and costs associated with this programme, please visit our prospectus pages.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0161 247 6969