Taught course

Clinical and Professional Education

UCL - University College London · UCL Medical School

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, and relevant professional experience in a clinical or educational setting. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency. The English language level for this programme is: Standard. Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

This exciting new interprofessional programme has been designed by UCL Medical School to meet the needs of practitioners of all disciplines involved in the education and training of medical, nursing and other healthcare staff.

UCL Medical School co-ordinates developments in medical teaching and education and addresses curriculum development, academic standards, the assessment process, clinical and generic skills acquisition and research in medical education.

Our programmes enable participants to gain greater knowledge of teaching and learning processes, develop practical skills and techniques, and gain a deeper understanding of the evidence and theory underpinning current thinning and practice in clinical and professional education.

Given the interprofessional nature of this programme you will have the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals keen to enhance the teaching and learning of clinical and professional education across medical, nursing and allied health professions.

Part-time: 2 years;

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months


This programme is delivered through a combination of methods. Modules are offered as both face-to-face teaching and distance learning using a range of interactive online methods through a virtual learning environment to enable students to learn in a virtual collaborative environment. Assessment is through coursework.

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3370 1214