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Paediatrics and Child Health with Clinical Practice

University College London (UCL)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
27850 GBP/year
13850 GBP/year
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About

This Paediatrics and Child Health with Clinical Practice degree from University College London (UCL) provides you with an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practical skills of clinical paediatrics, including pathology, diagnosis and management.

Overview

The Paediatrics and Child Health with Clinical Practice programme from University College London (UCL) combines lectures and seminars at the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health in year one with direct exposure to clinical practice in Great Ormond Street Hospital in year two.

The programme will include disease pathology, the assessment of patients and the different therapies available, as well as their limitations and side effects. 

You will have the unique opportunity to directly observe the implementation of clinical knowledge in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of paediatric disease.

Careers

The programme provides an ideal foundation for further doctoral research in this field and/or a career in research and evidence-based practice in paediatrics.

Employability

You will learn practical academic and clinical skills in acute and chronic paediatric practice and will gain the ability to apply these in your working environment.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules
  • Evidence-based Child Health
  • Applied Statistics for Health Research 
  • Specialist Paediatrics 
  • Clinical Practice: Acute Paediatrics
  • Clinical Practice: Chronic Paediatric Conditions
  • Clinical Practice: Health Service Structure and Specialised Services
  • Clinical Practice: Process Mapping via the Patient Journey
  • Research Project Report

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
69
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Medically qualified applicants should have post-qualification experience in paediatrics or child health. 
  • Non-medically qualified applicants should normally have a minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, and several years' specialist experience of working in hospitals, community child health or public health services for children and families.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27850 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    13850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13850 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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