UCL (University College London)
Physical Therapy in Musculoskeletal Healthcare and Rehabilitation
This unique programme is designed to provide an education in the underlying scientific principles of physical therapy, and an opportunity to experience the clinical application of specialist rehabilitation techniques with expert clinicians at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH).
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a related medical, biological science or bioengineering discipline, a clinical qualification, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
Core modules: clinical aspects of musculoskeletal medicine; movement science and pain; musculoskeletal biomechanics and application in physical therapy; musculoskeletal tissue biology (disease and dysfunction); musculoskeletal tissue biology (form and function); rehabilitation and multi-dimensional patient management; research governance; research methodology and generic skills.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, case-based studies, workshops and practical classes. Assessment is through MCQ examinations; coursework, including narrative reviews, structured questions and case studies; and poster presentation. The research project is assessed by a written dissertation and viva examination.
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|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,460 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 23,020 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
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020 8909 5841