Ergonomics for Health and Community Care
For the MSc, an offer will be made to applicants who hold a 1st or 2nd Class upper UK Honours degree in a relevant discipline or closely related subject. For applicants who are yet to receive their first degree results, a conditional offer will be made pending results. If you are unfortunate to miss your conditional offer you can contact us to discuss your situation. For our diploma and certificate programmes we assess applicants on a case-by-case basis. Our students come from a number of disciplines including: industrial design, health sciences, human physiology, kinesiology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, psychology and branches of engineering. Decisions are made on the basis of the application forms and documents provided. Additional materials may be requested, for example further documentary evidence or a piece of written work.
Introduction to ergonomics; human function; patient handling; physical health at work; disability, ageing and inclusive design; data collection and analysis; human factors and systems; healthcare ergonomics and patient safety; project module.
Coursework and examinations, and for the MSc, a project report including viva voce.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||October 2016||-||8 months|
|PgCert||Part-time||October 2016||-||20 months|
|Diploma||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|Diploma||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Loughborough University||Loughborough||LE11 3TU||East Midlands|