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Paediatrics and Child Health - Advanced Paediatrics

12 months
Duration
29400 GBP/year
12900 GBP/year
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About

This comprehensive Paediatrics and Child Health - Advanced Paediatrics programme is based at UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (UCL GOS ICH) from University College London (UCL). 

Overview

As a student in this Paediatrics and Child Health - Advanced Paediatrics programme from University College London (UCL), you will benefit from the unique position the institute occupies within UK paediatrics. 

We bring together strong links to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children with our setting within the powerful teaching and research environment of UCL.

You will gain an understanding of the principles of evidence-based paediatrics, and of the impact of molecular genetics on diagnosis and management of the child and family. 

You will build an awareness of current and future developments in paediatric medicine and child health and gain the skills necessary to critically appraise practice and policy, and undertake independent Master's-level research.

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 gain valuable academic and clinical skills in acute and chronic paediatric practice and will be able to use these in your workplace.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Evidence-based Child Health
  • Applied Statistics for Health Research 
  • Epidemiology for Child Health
  • Leadership and Professional Development
  • Clinical Genomics, Genetic and Rare Diseases
  • Teaching and Learning in Medical Education
  • Immunisation and Communicable Diseases
  • Child Public Health
  • Safeguarding Children and Children in Society

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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

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  • International

    29400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

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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Paediatrics and Child Health - Advanced Paediatrics
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