M.Sc. On Campus Online

Dermatology in Clinical Practice MSc (The University of Buckingham)

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24 months
10440 GBP/year
10440 GBP/year
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The online Dermatology in Clinical Practice MSc is designed to satisfy the greater need for dermatology professionals.

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On successful completion of this course, you will receive an MSc in Dermatology in Clinical Practice.

This Dermatology in Clinical Practice MSc is 100% online and is delivered in conjunction with our partner, The University of Buckingham, who possess a GMC-accredited medical school. As the only independent university in the UK with a Royal Charter, The University of Buckingham continues to innovate and educate students from across the world.

Having a specialist knowledge in dermatology is an increasingly important asset for medical personnel. Our course is designed to help healthcare professionals specialise in their career and aid the need for more dermatology professionals. The Dermatology in Clinical Practice Postgraduate Diploma is applicable to all GPs, Practice Nurses, Specialist Nurses and Pharmacists exposed to patients with dermatological conditions.

On completion of the dermatology postgraduate course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a systematic understanding of the care of patients with dermatological conditions.
  • Critically evaluate current research in practical dermatology.
  • Deliver management strategies for the investigation and treatment of patients with dermatological conditions.
  • Critically appraise current and potential practical dermatological treatments for use in a variety of population groups.

You will also be able to demonstrate:

  • An applied understanding of how established techniques of research and enquiry are used to create and interpret knowledge in an appropriate clinical setting.
  • Indepth knowledge and understanding of the discipline informed by current scholarship and research.
  • Advanced level critical skills designed to deal with complex problems.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Dermatology in Clinical Practice Overview
  • Lumps, Bumps and Skin Cancer
  • Lesions at Specific Sites
  • Inflammatory Dermatoses
  • Skin Infections
  • Dermatology in Specific Populations
  • Professional Project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants will typically hold a first degree or equivalent (including international qualifications) in a relevant professional healthcare field, such as a medical or nursing degree. Registered healthcare professionals without these recognised qualifications will be considered on an individual basis and a wide range of prior experience may be taken into account.

In some cases, applicants may be asked to submit a piece of work for assessment in order to confirm that they are able to work comfortably at postgraduate level, and demonstrate the requisite clinical and professional knowledge.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10440 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10440 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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