Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Clinical Biomechanics and Diabetes

This award is designed for clinical practitioners involved in therapeutic interventions based on biomechanics; in order to effectively treat a patient suffering from all types of diabetes it is necessary to understand the mechanics and pathomechanics of the musculo-skeletal system as well as the mechanics behind the condition that they are treating; this requires a good knowledge of the principles of clinical biomechanics, the effects of diabetes and its relationship to pathomechanics; this award draws heavily on clinical experts using specialist lecturers managed by a small team of module co-ordinators.

Entry requirements

2.1 Class Honours degree or above (awarded by a United Kingdom university) or equivalent; candidates who posses diplomas in a related field considered depending on their clinical experience; HPC registration or equivalent; minimum of 1 year working professional experience in related areas; working as a full-time health care practitioner.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 6 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus) Stoke on Trent ST4 2DF West Midlands

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