Health Professions' Education - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Health Professions' Education - Online
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PCHPE
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Cert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 19 September 2022.
Application Date

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to two courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Duration 1 year part-time Online.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is PG Cert €3,130 [Total fee if completing to Masters level = €9,390 ie PG Cert €3,130 + PG Dip €3,130 + Masters €3,130].

The Non-EU fee for this course is €6,000.

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Entry Requirements

Candidates must have the following:

- An undergraduate degree (NFQ 8) or equivalent qualification in an appropriate healthcare-related subject, such as (but not restricted to) medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, occupational ther...


Expand+Course Practicalities
Students are required to engage with online materials and attend in person on campus at a limited number of workshops (at PG diploma level), contribute to online discussions, link with peers, perform and reflect on teaching pra...

Course Content

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Our Postgraduate Certificate in Health Professions' Education is a part-time, fully online programme. It is designed to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills to be effective educators. Students who have comple...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The Postgraduate Certificate comprises 3 online modules:

MH6020 Teaching, Assessment and Feedback: Teaching and Learning in Health Professions' Education I (10 credits)
MH6021 Theory in Health Professions' Education (10 credits)
MH6022 Instructi...

Careers or Further Progression

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What can I do after I graduate with a qualification in Health Professions’ Education?

The Postgraduate Certificate will provide you with the knowledge and skills to to be an effective educator. The Postgraduate D...

Further Enquiries Dr Catherine Sweeney
021 4901596

Dr Deirdre Bennett
021 4901575
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