Taught course

Dysphagia

Institution
Manchester Metropolitan University · Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care
Qualifications
PCert

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a UK Honours degree (or International equivalent) in a relevant discipline

Months of entry

September

Course content

The PgCert in Dysphagia supports practitioners from across a number of disciplines to contribute to dysphagia assessment and intervention in the workplace. This award enables the student to study units in the assessment and management of dysphagia as well as completing an independent study unit at level 7. The independent study unit will facilitate the students’ use of their newly acquired knowledge and skills to develop a work-based project that will be unique to their practice/workplace.

For the PgCert Dysphagia you will need to successfully complete the three core units:

Evidence Based Assessment in Dysphagia (20 credits)

Evidence Based Intervention in Dysphagia (20 credits).

Contemporary Issues in Practice (Independent study unit) (20 credits)

Qualification and course duration

PCert

full time
12 months

Course contact details

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Email
courses@mmu.ac.uk