University of Manchester
The programme aims to develop students' knowledge, understanding and skills relevant to the practice of rheumatology, enabling them to contribute to rheumatology service development regionally and nationally; provide experience in undertaking and analysing research, as well as emphasising the importance of research as a basis for evidence-based practice.
Applicants must be medically qualified with a relevant undergraduate medical degree, and have at least 2-3 years of general medical experience post qualification; although previous rheumatology experience is desirable, it is not essential; students whose 1st language is not English require a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 575 paper based or 230 computer based.
Modules include: Basic science; connective tissue and vasculitides; epidemiology; clinical skills; spinal problems; peripheral joint problems.
Assessment is by written examinations and a dissertation.
A number of opportunities are available each year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time day-release||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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