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Programs

In partnership with Keele University, FAIMER DL offers the following programs:

FAIMER-Keele Certificate in Health Professions Education: Accreditation and Assessment

FAIMER-Keele Diploma in Health Professions Education: Accreditation and Assessment

FAIMER-Keele Master’s in Health Professions Education: Accreditation and Assessment

The programs are conducted as fully supported distance learning. Students take a series of on-line modules for each and participate in on-line discussion forums. The Master’s program includes a brief residential session and a dissertation.

The programs follow the strict quality assurance guidelines and policies of Keele University. They are presented and moderated by The Centre for Medical Education in Context (CenMEDIC) in the United Kingdom and are developed, presented, and facilitated by experts in health professions education under the leadership of FAIMER faculty member Janet Grant, Ph.D., Director of CenMEDIC, Emerita Professor of Education in Medicine at The Open University in the United Kingdom, and Honorary Professor at the University College London Medical School.

Programs at a Glance

Certificate

  • One-year program
  • Required modules (8 units per module)
    • Assessment (15 hours per unit)
    • Accreditation and Self-review (15 hours per unit)

Diploma

  • Two-year program
  • Required modules (8 units per module)
    • Assessment (15 hours per unit)
    • Accreditation and Self-review (15 hours per unit)
    • Assessment and Accreditation 2 (10 hours per unit)
    • Research Design (10 hours per unit)
    • Curriculum Design and Evaluation (10 hours per unit)
    • Teaching and Learning in Health Professions (10 hours per unit)

Master’s Degree

  • Three-year program
  • Required modules (8 units per module)
    • Assessment (15 hours per unit)
    • Accreditation and Self-review (15 hours per unit)
    • Assessment and Accreditation 2 (10 hours per unit)
    • Research Design (10 hours per unit)
    • Curriculum Design and Evaluation (10 hours per unit)
    • Teaching and Learning in Health Professions (10 hours per unit)
    • Educational Management and Leadership (10 hours per unit)
  • Additional requirements
    • One-week residential session
    • Dissertation
last update: March 15, 2013
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