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Education for Health Professionals

University of Surrey

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
60 months
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About

Do you want to inspire and nurture new talent within the healthcare sector? If you’re a qualified healthcare professional, the PGDip Education for Health Professionals at the University of Surrey will provide you with the skills you need to become a competent and proactive educator. 

Overview

Why choose this course

Building on the success of the PGDip Education for Health Professionals at the University of Surrey, this course enables you to continue your personal and professional development while enhancing your existing capabilities as an instructor.

Catering for the sector’s need for high quality education of professionals, we’ve designed this course to be suitable for those coming from a variety of relevant professions, including those from a social care background.

What you will study

Modern healthcare is fast-paced and demands effective training to ensure sector staff are prepared for every eventuality. We will encourage you to develop and hone your analytical and critical thinking skills, so you can enhance your teaching as well as your own professional practice.

The School of Health Sciences provides an environment where you can focus your learning to reflect the diverse needs of the healthcare sector. Within the course you can share learning with students from other areas such as advanced clinical practice. You will also be encouraged to embrace and pass on the core values of modern healthcare, such as compassion, good communication and the ability to be a team player in the face of challenging circumstances.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Art of Learning and Teaching
  • Supporting Education in Practice
  • Framing Learning Through the Curriculum
  • Research Design and Methodology
  • Strategic Leadership for Healthcare
  • Implementing Change in Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 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.
95
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

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

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.
95
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.
65
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a 2:2 in a relevant UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. 
  • You must be currently registered as a healthcare professional to apply. 

Tuition Fee

To be confirmed

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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