It provides inter-professional working opportunities for the study of key aspects of dermatology practice. There are a range of specialist modules covering key areas of dermatology practice including, management of skin lesions and skin cancers, and chronic skin conditions to enable clinicians to develop knowledge and skills relating to common dermatological conditions. These modules can be studied as stand alone modules or as part of the Masters programme.
Additionally, from time the time, the department of Postgraduate Medicine offers dermatology short courses.
The programme has been developed to meet the needs of practitioners with a special interest in skin disease whilst benefiting from shared, inter-professional learning. This dermatology programme is unique in that it recruits both UK/EU and International doctors and allied health professionals to this specialist master’s degree and provides a range of taught postgraduate dermatology modules.
The Clinical Dermatology programme, offered by University of Hertfordshire, is aimed at practitioners wanting to undertake further specialist training and develop career aspirations in dermatology and skin integrity. Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, hair, nails, and associated disorders. This postgraduate course offers a structured educational programme in dermatology but does not focus on cosmetic dermatology. Aesthetic practitioners with clinical experience in dermatology who want to learn more about skin disease are welcome.
This programme has an emphasis on developing practical competencies; good diagnostic skills, appropriate and timely management of common skin conditions and allows flexibility to study related specialist content to broaden student’s clinical expertise which is invaluable in today’s competitive workplace.
Why choose this course?
The MSc Clinical Dermatology is designed specifically for health professionals with at least two years of general clinical experience who have a special interest in managing people with skin conditions.
The course is suitable for clinicians wishing to develop expertise and gain experience in dermatology, skin integrity and associated skin conditions including hospital doctors, family practitioners, specialist nurses/ therapists, podiatrists and pharmacists.
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- Clinical Practice in Action
- Work Based Learning
- Leadership in Practice
- Core Competencies in Medical Practice
- Health Disciplines Project
- Evidence Based Practice
- 12 months
- 60 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A degree in a healthcare discipline (or equivalent) & have a recognised professional qualification.
- The equivalent of 2 years Full Time post qualifying experience (excluding internship) and additionally 1 year Full Time in a substantive speciality post in dermatology
- Current clinical experience of a minimum of 1 year full time or equivalent in a clinical setting with access to patients with chronic skin conditions or skin integrity related conditions
- References will be required to confirm specialist experience.
International16500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9450 GBP per year during 12 months.
- UK/EU Students: £770 per 15 credits
- International Students: £1375 per 15 credits
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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