Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Manual Therapy (Advanced Physiotherapy)

The course begins with a comprehensive foundation to the assessment, treatment and management by manual therapists for patients with neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction. It is vital underpinning for further units dealing with specific clinical presentations. Further units will provide opportunities to specialise, providing clinicians with the knowledge and skills to assess, treat and manage patients with neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, pelvis, lower limb and upper limb. The emphasis will be on clinical reasoning throughout and the acquisition of advanced clinical skills. This is 1 of 10 courses around the UK which is accredited as a course leading to MACP membership. To gain MACP membership students will need to complete either a PGDiploma or an MSc Manual Therapy. All modules must be completed for this award.

Course modules


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Manchester Campus Manchester M15 6BH North West

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