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Last modified: 16 Aug 2021 13:56

Course Overview

This course will provide exposure to the wider social and political context of healthcare education and support students to contribute to curriculum development and informed educational debate and discussion.

This is an online learning course where the students receive all teaching delivered through an online virtual learning environment, but which incorporates a range of interactive teaching. The students will have access to all of the core materials at the beginning of the course and can then attend synchronous as well as participate in asynchronous activities.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Evangeline Stubbing
  • Mrs Helen Gray

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • One of Master Of Science In Clinical Education or Any Postgraduate Programme Certificate In Clinical Education or Master Of Science In Clinical Education

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?


Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

This course explores delivery of teaching and facilitation of learning in clinical education. Students will develop knowledge and skills of approaches to teaching and for providing effective feedback. Students will develop educational practice through the method of peer observation and self-reflection.

In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Seminars during University week24

More Information about Week Numbers

In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Poster 100%


Resit for students taking the course in AY20/21

Resubmission if required

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
FactualRememberILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.

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