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Clinical Education

Keele University

12 months
9000 GBP/year
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This Clinical Education course from Keele University aims to develop your skills as a health professional involved with teaching and supervising students, or if you are wishing to progress your career. 

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PG Certificate:

The Clinical Education  course from Keele University  will cover the fundamentals of medical education, introduce you to the latest theoretical base and expose you to the challenges of teaching and assessing students in the clinical environment. The overall aim of the course is to improve the quality and effectiveness of clinical teaching through: 

  • Understanding a learner-centred approach
  • Developing practical teaching and assessment skills
  • Promoting understanding of educational theory
  • Promoting reflective practice in education and clinical practice
  • Promoting evidence based education

PG Diploma:

The course will cover more advanced aspects of medical education, building upon the foundations of the Certificate Course. It will introduce you to the latest theoretical base and expose you to the challenges of teaching students in the clinical environment. The overall aim of the course is to improve the quality and effectiveness of clinical teaching. Participants will develop expertise and specialist knowledge in their chosen areas of medical education.


Achieving the MA in Medical Education will develop your knowledge and necessary skills to ensure professionalism is reached and maintained for clinical leaders. It will provide the individual with advanced expertise and specialist knowledge in medical education and enable you to display critical analysis and independent thinking, to progress you with in medical education teaching.

The total academic credit rating for the MMedEd degree is 180 credits, of which the taught modules comprise 120 credits and the dissertation 60 credits.


On completion of the PG Certificate, you will be able to teach in a range of medical settings, with a broad range of expertise and sector specific knowledge attained.

Students may choose to extend their skills and depth of knowledge by progressing to a diploma or master's, which will provide you with the ability to communicate and analyse proposed research, and provide professional judgement at a higher level for critial evaluation and assessment to enable you to progress in your career in medical education across the healthcare sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Methods and Theories of Learning 
  • Assessment in Clinical Education 
  • Educational Supervision and Feedback
  • Media Design
  • Curriculum Design and Session Planning
  • Simulation in Clinical Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no fixed closing dates for the majority of our courses, however some courses may become full and close early. 


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This degree is designed for those individuals with a recognised degree level award in their chosen area of healthcare.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK - £9,000 (MA)
  • PgCert - £3,000
  • PgDip - £6,000

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.


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