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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    University of Glasgow

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    JAN

  • Duration

    5 months

Course summary

A new unique programme offering comprehensive training in all human anatomy, including legislation relevant to working in a human anatomy laboratory, cadaveric dissection techniques and typical laboratory practices.

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

  • The aim of this programme is to ensure you gain valuable understanding and a range of skills encompassing anatomical legislation, human anatomy, cadaveric dissection techniques and typical laboratory practices.
  • Study in one of the busiest human anatomy laboratories in Europe where we admit approximately 100 donors each year. This provides us with a very unique and privileged way to teach and research in the field of human anatomy.
  • Gain access to a large number of prosected (professionally dissected) anatomical specimens.
  • Access the recently refurbished teaching and research laboratories within the Thomson Building.
  • Study in facilities which house our Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC) - a unique partnership between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and the University of Glasgow.
  • Experience working in our recently modernised and refurbished laboratories including a large dissection room, histology teaching laboratory, histology preparation library.
  • Tutorial and lecture facilities have been updated with modern audio-visual equipment, all with internet access.
  • Be taught by clinical anatomists active in research, including those specialising in pedagogical techniques related to anatomy and anatomical education.
  • Train with postgraduate demonstrating staff that have either anatomical or anatomical and medical visualisation training.
  • Network with clinicians, paramedical and allied health professionals, scientists and industry specialists.

CAREER PROSPECTS

The Postgraduate Certificate in Human Anatomy will provide comprehensive anatomical training which could be a platform for further study in the field.

It could also help enhance an individual’s clinical portfolio for a specialty related to the surgical, paramedical and allied health professionals practice which requires an in-depth anatomical knowledge.

Tuition fees

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£ 8,390overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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University of Glasgow

  • University League Table

    19th

  • Campus address

    University of Glasgow, The Fraser Building, 65 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G12 8QQ, Scotland

A wide range of international scholarships are available including International Excellence scholarships and postgraduate awards.
Meet students from across the university with over 250 clubs and societies available – ranging from international student societies to the Harry Potter society.
Pre-sessional English language provision available prior to starting university, and English language support options throughout the duration of study.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    5th out of 39

  • Entry standards

    / Max 225
    209 91%

    3rd

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84 84%

    10th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.14 83%

    14th

    7

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