Professionalism in Medical Education

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Credits

20

Module code

CM50143

This module aims to enable students to critically evaluate professionalism both as a concept and behaviours in keeping with professional norms whilst using teaching, role modelling and assessment to influence the professional identity and behaviours of others. 

By the end of this module, students should be able to:

  • Critically explore and reflect on the concept of professionalism and their own professionalism as clinicians and educators 
  • Critically analyse the impact of poor professionalism on patient care and staff well-being 
  • Critically reflect on a variety of approaches to positively influence the development of others professional identity and behaviour 
  • Critically evaluate a variety of methods for assessing professionalism.