Taught course

Musculoskeletal Studies (Lower Limb)

Institution
Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The pre-requisite is membership of a healthcare profession eligible for employment within the National Health Service in the UK, or the international equivalent. Candidates must posses a minimum of one year post-graduation practice; Musculoskeletal caseload and provide evidence of CPD activities relating to musculoskeletal diagnosis / management. Satisfactory references, confirming musculoskeletal workload and supporting the application, should be provided alongside the application.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Musculoskeletal Studies (Lower Limb) is aimed at Health and Care Professions Council registered practitioners who are involved in the management of a range of conditions of the foot, ankle, and lower limb across a range of patient groups. Year 1 focuses on diagnosing and understanding lower limb musculoskeletal conditions, as well as developing a critical approach to learning. In year two the focus shifts to therapeutic management before a research project in year three which brings the award of MSc.

It is a flexible award that can be taken in its entirety, or in various combinations of modules as required and prospective candidates are encouraged to contact the programme director to discuss individual requirements.

Information for international students

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/scholarships
www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/fees

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Ian Mathieson
Email
imathieson@cardiffmet.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2041 6864