Medical Education Practice MA


Course facts

  • Name: Medical Education Practice
  • Qualification: MA
  • Duration: Full-time 1 year and part time 2 years

The programme aims to equip current healthcare professionals with the essential skills for teaching and leading within their profession.

Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.

Course Content



Credit Value


Clinical Teaching Evaluation



Teaching and setting evaluation



Technology in teaching



Research Skills



Teaching and Leadership



Curriculum Design





Modules for the current academic year

Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Medical Education Practice Modules page.

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants should normally be qualified clinicians or other suitably qualified healthcare practitioners, with some experience of, or access to supervising and / or teaching in their daily work.
  • A degree, degree level qualification, or professional qualification supplemented by  relevant experience will normally form part of the applicants profile. Minimum of 2.ii accepted.
  • IELTS: 6.5 

International Students

For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.

Ask the IEC for assistance...

If you want advice or a general chat about what’s available contact the International Education Centre on +44 (0) 1248 382028 or email


How to Apply

Home/EU students

Home/EU students: apply online yourself with the help of our Guidance Notes on online application for Home/EU students. We strongly recommend you read these before you start to apply online.

Apply online

Once you have read the Guidance Notes you should apply using our Online Application form.

Need help applying? Home/EU students please contact:

Postgraduate Admissions: or write to:

Admissions Office
Bangor University
LL57 2TF

Telephone: +44 (0)1248 383717.

International students

  • Agents: if you are an agent applying on behalf of the student, then you can Apply here. For further guidance click here

Need help applying? International students please contact:

International Education Office: or write to

International Education Centre
Bangor University
LL57 2DG

Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028

When to apply

The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June to ensure that you have time to make any funding and/or accommodation arrangements, and for documents such as transcripts and references to be obtained if not submitted with the application. This will also give you more time to meet any conditions we may potentially attach to an offer.

Careers and Employability

This course will improve employability and enhance career progression for clinicians including possible advancement onto the consultant grade.

Further information

Next steps