Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Theory of Podiatric Surgery

Podiatric Surgery has evolved rapidly over the last 15 years in post-registration professional development. This programme provides qualified podiatrists academic underpinning for practical pupillage in podiatric surgery.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent); postgraduate students registered on this award will normally be chiropodists or podiatrists registered with the Health and Care Professions Council; however, the individual modules are available to health and social care professions with an interest in the area. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Anatomy for surgical practice; principles of diagnostic investigations; podiatric mechanics; medicine and pathology; pharmacology for podiatric surgery and prescribing rights; diagnostic imaging for podiatrists (interpretive); research methods in health and social care at Glasgow Caledonian University or research methods 1 and 2 at Queen Margaret's University College, Edinburgh.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include coursework plus examination, or coursework only and dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Self- or employer-funded.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time day-release September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630