University of Birmingham
The programme is delivered by experts in the field, including those from civilian and military backgrounds at the forefront of trauma care and offers up-to-date knowledge of the science of trauma and its management. The interactive teaching methods equip you with the medical and scientific skills to become a specialist in trauma science and its management.
A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in engineering, life sciences or biomedical sciences. We normally expect this to be at the 2.1 level or higher. Where English is not the native language/language of instruction: IELTS: 7.0 with no less than 6.5 in any band; or TOEFL: 600 (paper based) or 250 (computer based) plus TWE 4.0 or 100 with no less than 23 in any band (internet based).
Modules include: Introduction to trauma science; research methods. optional modules: neurotrauma; musculoskeletal trauma; resuscitation, burns and acute wound management; critical care and torso trauma; continuing professional development and mentored practice; nutritiona and metabolism; material science, devices and prosthetics; rehabilitation; conflict trauma; health assessment; research project.
Assessment will use a variety of methods, which will include essays, extended matching set questions, multiple choice questions, short answer questions and a viva, with formative assessments offered in each of these forms. A final dissertation and presentation based upon original research is required for completion of this Master's programme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,510 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,960 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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