University of Birmingham
Admission to the programme is on the basis that students normally have: current registration with the relevant professional/regulatory bodies appropriate to the location of the clinical placement component of the programme (to include professional indemnity). A BSc/BA Honours degree or equivalent. The degree should normally be a 1st or upper 2nd class Honours degree. Supporting evidence of appropriate continuing professional development. Additional criteria for clinical placement component in the UK: evidence of satisfactory current Criminal Record check; evidence of satisfactory health declaration and immunisation record. Students also need to submit the following documentation in support of their application: 2 academic/employer references in support of their application and professional and practical capabilities; transcripts of their degrees so far (certified and translated in to English if appropriate); evidence of their clinical placements and experiences to date; evidence of appropriate professional registration. International students: English to IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component).
Core modules: developing evidence based practice; advancing practice through personal and professional development; evidence based clinical practice; research dissertation (MSc only). Optional modules: choose 3 from: advanced manipulative physiotherapy 1: lower quadrant; advanced manipulative physiotherapy 2: upper quadrant; current issues in health; work based continuous professional development; developing evidence based cardio-respiratory practice; developing evidence based neurological practice; developing evidence based neuro-musculoskeletal practice 2; from neurons to society; mixed methods research designs; project management and research governance; sports medicine (football) 1; sports medicine (football) 2.
Students are assessed in a variety of ways, and these may be different with each module that students take.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||13 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|