12 months
19800 GBP/year
7400 GBP/year
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With a requirement for greater professionalism and accountability as clinical teachers, this Clinical Education (Intercalated) course from Keele University has been designed and developed to meet this need by providing a robust theoretical and practical basis for good teaching practice.

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Medical students who wish to study for an intercalated master's degree in clinical education recognise that when they qualify as clinicians they will be involved in teaching and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students. 

A Postgraduate qualification in Medical Education is becoming a national standard for health professionals involved in teaching and is expected of new clinical teachers in the Keele University School of Medicine. 

Join this Clinical Education (Intercalated)  course from Keele University to learn more.

The overall aim of the course is to improve the quality and effectiveness of clinical teaching and medical education through:

  • Understanding and fostering a learner-centred approach
  • Relating this to the requirements of professional education for clinical competence
  • Developing practical, generic skills in teaching and assessment, underpinned by an understanding of educational theory
  • Promoting reflective practice in education and clinical practice, using work-based assignments and a portfolio
  • Promoting evidence-based education



Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Methods and Theories of Learning 
  • Assessment in Medical Education 
  • Educational Supervision and Feedback
  • Developing Professional Skills and Attitudes
  • Independent Study Module
  • Media Design
  • Curriculum Design and Session Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The programme is designed for undergraduate medical students preparing for, or currently engaged in, clinical teaching. 

Application Procedure for Keele Students

To undertake an intercalated degree, students must be given permission by the School of Medicine as well as being offered a place on their chosen course. 

  • Please note that should permission to intercalate be granted by the interview panel, students will still need to apply independently to the course of their choice.
  • Students who are given permission to intercalate should have passed all their assessments by the time they commence their intercalated degree.
  • Intercalating students will be given access to their cohort's Blackboard.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Keele

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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