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University of Salford

Clinical Gait Analysis

This course allows students to benefit from a focus on practical gait analysis and the interpretation of clinical data. Through learning objectives incorporating both self-study and group reflection, you will use a practical approach to embed learning into your professional practice.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, in a related subject. Access to 3D instrumented gait analysis system and electromyography (EMG); the necessary technical support to operate equipment; healthy subject volunteers; clinical gait data; sufficient information technology to support distance learning activities. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Measuring walking; healthy walking; walking with pathology; clinical data interpretation; major project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through: electronic portfolio of work completed; professional interview; contribution to course wiki; clinical and measurement case studies; negotiated assessment illustrating how they are applying their education to their clinical practice; written dissertation in form of paper for publication.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,467 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,467 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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