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University of Dundee

Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology

This course aims to provide you with an understanding of the principles involved in the development and the use of orthopaedic and rehabilitation technology.

Entry requirements

Students normally require a degree in science, engineering or a medically-related professional qualification in, for example, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, orthotics, prosthetics, nursing or medicine. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

The programme consists of 2 courses, the PGDip Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology and the MSc Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology. For each course there are 4 groups of distance learning modules: Introductory topics; biomechanics; rehabilitation technology; orthopaedic technology. In addition, the MSc course includes a project. The courses must be completed within a period of 2 to 5 years from the date you start.

Assessment methods

Assessment for the postgraduate diploma award is by a combination of coursework (assignments) and written examination. The MSc project is assessed by dissertation and viva (oral examination). Vivas are held in Dundee.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (International) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 60 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 60 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 60 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (International) 60 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 60 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 60 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 60 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School Dundee DD1 9SY Scotland
Distance Learning

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01382 383838