Taught course

Healthcare Education

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty Health and Wellbeing

Entry requirements

You must have a • health-related professional qualification with a minimum of three years post qualifying experience and experience in working alongside students • an honours degree or equivalent You must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.5 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score. Nursing and Midwifery Council registration requirements For registration as a nurse teacher with the Nursing and Midwifery Council, you must • be on the NMC professional register • have a recognised qualification in a specific field of practice • hold a mentor qualification or suitable previous experience • an honours degree or equivalent • have support from your employer and access to a practice assessor

Months of entry


Course content

If training or teaching is part of your role as a healthcare professional and you want to develop these skills, this course is designed for you. You learn how to design and develop high-quality learning packages that have an evidence-based approach. You can apply and test what you learn with observed teaching practice in your workplace and teaching small groups of students at the University.

Key points
• Suited to a range of practitioners including dental, nursing, midwifery or medical consultants and GPs and allied health practitioners.
• Learn from a knowledgeable and interprofessional committed team.
• Develop your understanding of the links between your professional disciplines, education and improving services for the public.
• Study with an interprofessional group of students to share and discuss your ideas in a collaborative environment.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
8 months

Course contact details

Health and Wellbeing
+44 (0)114 225 5555