You will need a good first degree or masters level degree within the medical area and be able to demonstrate a keen interest in medical education.
Months of entry
This course provides the opportunity for doctors with a developing interest in medical education to explore the theoretical principles underpinning medical education and consider how this relates to their practice.
The course aims to develop medical educators who are informed and understand the core principles and issues in medical education.
It is coordinated through the Academic Unit of Medical Education and delivered in collaboration with the Academic Unit of Primary Medical Care.
- The Principles of Learning
- Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Setting
- Curriculum Design, Implementation and Monitoring
- Assessing the Learner
Teaching and assessment
Seminars, workshops, practical activities and tutorial group discussions. Each module is assessed via a reflective portfolio.
You can go on to study for a PG Diploma or Masters in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Gail Hible
- +44 (0)114 222 5341