UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Musculoskeletal Science (by distance learning)

This course covers a broad spectrum of musculoskeletal topics, including basic science and clinical aspects. It aims to give students, in a multi-disciplinary setting, a holistic view of musculoskeletal science and medicine, and provides an in-depth knowledge of specific areas appropriate to each student's individual interests.

Entry requirements

A medical degree or a 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: clinical aspects of musculoskeletal medicine and surgery, part i; musculoskeletal biology, part i; musculoskeletal biomechanics and biomaterials, part i; musculoskeletal epidemiology and research methodology, part i. options: clinical aspects of musculoskeletal medicine and surgery, part ii; musculoskeletal biology, part ii; musculoskeletal biomechanics and biomaterials, part ii; musculoskeletal epidemiology and research methodology, part ii; clinical experience in musculoskeletal surgery.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of web-based taught lectures, seminars, tutorials, online research forum, group project work and workshops. Assessment is through unseen written examination, coursework, and the dissertation and viva voce. Candidates are examined in the year in which they complete the programme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 3 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 3 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East
Online/Distance learning

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