The Essential Knowledge for Obstetric Medicine, Short Course | King's College London | London, United Kingdom
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The Essential Knowledge for Obstetric Medicine

3 months
5180 GBP/full
2490 GBP/full
Tuition fee
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This course on The Essential Knowledge for Obstetric Medicine at King's College London provides the opportunity for advancement of knowledge of obstetric medicine in a multidisciplinary setting which encompasses medical disorders in pregnancy.


About the course

Specialist lectures and interactive learning opportunities will actively engage students. The module draws upon all the clinical and academic strengths within the Kings Health Partners and the KCL Department of Women and Children's Health (please refer to the Delegate Information Booklet at the bottom of this page).

The Essential Knowledge for Obstetric Medicine at King's College London  is for all health professionals working on the shop floor. Improve your clinical knowledge and strengthen multi-disciplinary team working.

Programme Structure

By the end of this module students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the physiological and pathophysiological influences that impact on the health of women during pregnancy and their infants.
  • Critically evaluate and appraise the management of common medical disorders in pregnancy to develop their own opinion of the current knowledge landscape.
  • Work independently to effectively apply and communicate their knowledge and understanding to a multidisciplinary audience though verbal and written formats delivering patient-centred care.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits

Candidates wishing to participate in the course without undertaking the formal assessments, may choose to do so by selecting the course as a zero-credit free-standing module.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for clinical professionals: midwives, pharmacists, physicians, obstetricians, obstetric anesthetist, doctors in training, obstetric physician, nurses, paramedics, general practitioners, and allied health professional (AHP).
  • The expectation is that participants will have a professional qualification related to their clinical work in maternity services.
  • Minimum entry requirements are either a medical degree (such as an MBBS) or, for other allied health professionals, a professional qualification in their respective area.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5180 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5180 GBP for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    2490 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2490 GBP for the full programme during 3 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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