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Medical and Dental Education MPhil

Medical and Dental Education MPhil

Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Health Care / Medicine Teaching / Training Dental Health Education

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education undertakes and supports a range of educational research and evaluation activity in the healthcare professions, particularly medicine and dentistry. Projects at Master and Doctoral level are supervised by members of the academic team encompassing a range of research studies. Projects frequently inform innovations in local practise. Some examples include: Evaluating broad based training initiative in England; Learning needs of junior doctors, trainer and trainee attitudes towards work-place based assessments
Contextualising curriculum planning for dental education in developing countries; Features that core medical trainees value in a clinical placement; The Cardiff Unit for Research and Evaluation in Medical and Dental Education (CUREMeDE) is a collaborative development between the School of Social Sciences and the School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education.

The medical education MPhil courses benefit from a wealth of research activity in the School. Recent examples include doctors use of iDOC technology for learning, trainer and trainee attitudes towards work-place based assessments, and contextualising curriculum planning for dental education in developing countries. We offer supervision and/or research projects in the following areas: Learning and Teaching in Clinical Education; Curriculum Innovations; Professionalism.

Different course options

Full time | Cardiff University | 2 years | 01-OCT-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

01-OCT-19

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,327

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a first degree, normally with class 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant subject area. A relevant master's qualification or equivalent.

University information

Cardiff University is the oldest university in the capital of Wales. This Russell Group university has over 8,600 postgraduate students and was ranked 5th in the UK in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. Cardiff has over 4,000 international (non-EU) students every year, with more than half of those pursuing postgraduate studies. Its main Cathays Park campus is located in the city centre, with a second campus shared with the University...more

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