Taught course

Medical Education

Institution
University of Sheffield · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

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

September

Course content

This course provides the opportunity for healthcare professionals 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.

You can go on to study for a PG Diploma or Masters in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.

Teaching
Seminars, workshops, practical activities and tutorial group discussions.

Assessment
Each module is assessed via a reflective portfolio.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

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

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
aume-pgt-enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 5341