University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Podiatry and Education

The Podiatry and Education MSc is for practising podiatrists wanting to build on their skills and knowledge, advance their professional practice, and earn a further professional and academic qualification. The course helps you to develop your clinical and communication skills, and broaden your knowledge of podiatry and complementary education whilst earning a formal qualification. We are known for our flexible approaches to practice-based learning, with course durations and intensities that can be adapted to your individual needs and outside commitments. The course is designed to fit around your existing practice hours. Week-long intensive study blocks allow attendance for students based in the UK, EU and internationally.

Entry requirements

Normally BSc (Hons) Podiatry, minimum 2.1, or equivalent; students should be registrable as podiatrists with the Health Professions Council; for non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Course modules

Research methods for health professionals; principles of practice-based learning 1 and 2; practice-based learning in action; dissertation; plus 2 modules from: anatomy for podiatric practice; rheumatology and the lower limb; dermatology and the lower limb; diagnostic imaging; clinical pharmacology; the foot in diabetes; pathology and microbiology; off-loading the at-risk foot; foot and lower extremity musculoskeletal pathology and clinical biomechanics; surgical management of the foot.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,840 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
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 details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Eastbourne Campus Eastbourne BN20 7UR South East

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Key information

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