University of Dundee
Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology
The programme is intended to provide students with an understanding and knowledge of the technological aspects of orthopaedics and rehabilitation; the programme consists of 4 taught modules: Introductory topics, biomechanics, rehabilitation technology and orthopaedic technology; in addition, those studying for an MSc, undertake a research project in a relevant area.
Degree in science; engineering; medicine; physiotherapy; occupational therapy; orthotics; prosthetics; nursing; allied health profession or other related field; or medically related professional qualification of degree standard with at least 2 years' experience of working in field of orthopaedics and/or rehabilitation. IELTS of 6.5 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.
Modules include: skeletal anatomy and physiology; orthopaedic and disability medicine; engineering mechanics; properties and mechanics of materials; skeletal mechanics; tissue mechanics; biomechanical measurement systems; prosthetics; orthotics; mobility aids; implant mechanics and materials; hip arthroplasty; knee arthroplasty; ankle and foot arthroplasty; upper limb arthroplasty; bone fixation.
Examinations; continous assesment; research project (undertaken by those studying towards an MSc) is assessed by dissertation and oral examination.
Self funding; Employer.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||-||24 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Ninewells Hospital and Medical School||Dundee||DD1 9SY||Scotland|