MSc Dermatology

Dermatology is an increasingly popular clinical entity amongst medical trainees and nurses worldwide and is ranked the most satisfying medical specialities to practise.

Programme Overview

This master’s in dermatology online course is designed for busy clinicians and for those individuals who want to upgrade their knowledge and obtain a stronghold in their clinical practice.

It carries great weightage both professionally and in personal clinical practice too and is applicable to all GPs, Practice Nurses, Specialist Nurses and Pharmacists exposed to patients with dermatological conditions.

The MSc flexible, part-time dermatology programme is run in conjunction with The University of South Wales (USW).

Awarded by The University of South Wales

The University of South Wales (USW) is one of Britain’s most exciting and ambitious universities. Innovative, thriving and sustainable, it works to build better futures for students, communities and partners, economically, socially and culturally.

Why study with Learna?

Learna has over 10 years’ experience delivering online courses, giving you access to flexible, affordable distance learning in partnership with world-leading educators.

100% Flexible

Courses are 100% online. No fixed study times mean you can log in and learn whenever and wherever.

Multidisciplinary – study in a group of doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals.

Expert Led

All oprogrammes are authored and developed by world leading experts in their field.

The faculty are selected due to their subject expertise, experience and teaching abilities to ensure the highest standards of educational excellence.

Career Boosting

Get a University Validated postgraduate qualification in just 1 calendar year instead of 2 academic years.

40% of alumni reported an increase in salary 2 years after studying.



Year 1

Module 1: Dermatology in Clinical Practice Overview

Module 2: Lumps, Bumps and Skin Cancer

Module 3: Lesions at Specific Sites

Module 4: Inflammatory Dermatoses

Module 5: Skin Infections

Module 6: Dermatology in Specific Populations

Year 2

Module 1: Research Methodologies and Critical Appraisal

Module 2: Professional Project

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