The Diploma in Clinical Education is a medium level course designed for health professionals who are interested in devoting a dedicated part of their working life to teaching and learning.  This diploma has the option of being a full-time diploma over one calendar year from September to August. It can also be taken as a part-time diploma in clinical education delivered over two years, whereby students take three modules in the first year and three modules in the second year.

Eligibility Completed a prior professional degree and must have an active involvement in clinical education – undergraduate, postgraduate and/or supervisory role
Intake 40 candidates per year

  • Learning Theory in Clinical Settings
  • Course Design and Evaluation
  • Clinical Teaching Methodologies
  • Foundations of Assessment
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Simulation
  • Leadership and Management
  • Advanced Assessment
  • Professional Development

      Duration – 1 year fulltime or 2 years partime
      Cost – 4915 euros per year


Enquiries to : Dr Aoife Jackson
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• t: +353 91 493699