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Clinical programmes (one/two year options)


GPCert & PgC Awards

The diagnosis and management of skin disease represents a major component of small practice. This updated modular programme will provide a thorough, informed case based approach to dermatology. Through lectures, case discussions and practical you will learn how to approach the dog, cat and exotic patient presenting with the various manifestations of skin disease in a logical and scientific manner.

Your learning options:

  1. Extend your knowledge and skills in a specific area, by choosing a single or paired module of your interest.
  2. Complete the one-year programme (all modules) and achieve the General Practitioner Certificate (GPCert) and attain 40 academic credits at Masters Level
  3. Continue on to a Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) that combines the GPCert clinical studies with reflective practice (the Advanced Practitioner Module is 20 academic credits at Masters Level 7.) The PgC is 60 academic credits.
  4. Dermatology is pending recognition as an eligible entry qualification for the RCVS Advanced Practitioner Status.

All delegates will receive a subscription to Harper Adam’s online e-library providing access to 1,000s of scientific articles and abstracts

Our online learning management system: Moodle – Provides access to course notes, discussion forums and other study resources, including surgical videos and webinars

A dedicated Programme Tutor will support every individual during their GPCert/ PgC programme to ensure a rewarding and successful learning journey.


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