Taught course

Simulation in Health and Social Care

University of Salford · School of Health and Society

Entry requirements

A bachelor’s degree with honours from a UK university (normally a 2:1) or equivalent academic or professional qualification.

This course is aimed at innovative and creative health and social care practice and education workers who have the ambition to advance practice. This course is applicable for (but not limited to) nurses, midwives, doctors, physiotherapists, radiographers, occupational therapists, social workers and technicians who want to develop their knowledge and skills in simulation-based education.

Months of entry

January, June, September

Course content

This unique course is aimed at anyone with an interest in simulation in health and social care, working either in practice or education. Examples include doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, paramedics, occupational therapist, social workers, midwives and technicians.

The PgCert Simulation in Health and Social Care will equip you with the contemporary knowledge and skills required to develop and advance simulation practice/ education in your specific area of practice.

By studying the two modules you will gain an understanding of the underpinning theory of simulation-based education and you will spend time in the simulation suites applying this theory to practice.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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