Taught course

Pain Science and Management

Institution
Keele University · Faculty of Health
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

Multidisciplinary course. Registration with professional body may be a prerequisite for some modules. APL possible against optional modules.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our postgraduate mode of study offers qualified health professionals an opportunity to gain academic accreditation within a flexible framework that reflects the demands and changing environment of health provision. Aims to broaden knowledge, and understanding, plus encourage personal development. Available as part-time route, or modules taken as independent stand-alone programmes.

Information for international students

Equivalent qualifications to UK applicants. Evidence of successfully completing an English language qualification such as TOEFL minimum 600, or IELTS minimum 6.5. 12 months work/post qualification experience is required. Registration with Health Professions Council required for some modules.

Fees and funding

Possible funding from: West Midlands Masters Sponsorship Scheme; employer; professional funding from CSP (UK Physiotherapists only); self-funded; possible Keele University Scholarships for overseas students only.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-60 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24-60 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations5
Written coursework / continuous assessment80
Dissertation10 (15000 words)
Interactice Practical Exam5

Course contact details

Name
Sarah Skinner
Email
pta46@keele.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1782 584551
Fax
+44 (0)1782 584255