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Medical Education Practice Distance Learning MA

Overview

Course facts

  • Name: Medical Education Practice Distance Learning
  • Qualification: MA
  • Duration: 3-5 years part-time (no full-time option)

All healthcare professionals teach as part of their roles, this programme aims to consolidate their clinical knowledge with their teaching skills to ensure that they are utilizing their skills and addressing the needs of medical and healthcare students in terms of pastoral care quality assurance and delivering teaching in a student centred way developing teaching curriculums which use technology and blended learning to the benefit of the students and equip the healthcare professional 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

Modules:

Clinical Teaching Evaluation MSD4030 (20 credits)
Taught through blended learning where the students employ self-directed study and supported learning through skype or teams. Essays form the assessment element of this module.

Teaching and setting evaluation MSD4031 (20 credits)
Taught through blended learning where the students employ self-directed study and supported learning through skype or teams. Essays form the assessment element of this module.

Technology in Teaching MSD4032 (20 credits)
Taught through blended learning where the students employ self-directed study and supported learning through skype or teams. Essays form the assessment element of this module.

Research Skills MSD4052 (30 credits)
Taught through blended learning where the students employ self-directed study and supported learning through skype or teams. The assessment comprises a project proposal in preparation for the dissertation module.

Teaching and Leadership MSD4066 (10 credits)
This module is based on online workshops via TEAMs together with self directed study. The assessments comprise of both group work and independent coursework.

Curriculum Design MSD4014 (20 credits)
Taught through blended learning where the students employ self-directed study and supported learning through skype or teams.

Dissertation MSD4053 (60 credits)
Students working with a supervisor complete a pedagogical related dissertation.

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 Distance Learning 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 applicant’s profile. 

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 international@bangor.ac.uk

Apply

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: postgraduate@bangor.ac.uk or write to:

Admissions Office
Bangor University
Gwynedd
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: international@bangor.ac.uk or write to

International Education Centre
Bangor University
Gwynedd
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 (for September intake) or the end of October (for January intake) 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. If you are making an application for one of our professional courses, which has limited place availability, you are advised to contact the academic school for advice on the final dates for applications.

Careers and Employability

The program delivers a wide range of additional skills in teaching and leadership to help students develop their portfolios to enable application to higher grade posts and promotion.

Further information

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