Taught course

Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Prevention

Institution
Trinity College Dublin - the University of Dublin · Physiotherapy
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applications will normally be considered from: Chartered physiotherapists or equivalent professional qualifications with relevant professional experience; Nurses eligible for registration with Bord Altranais and professional experience; Physicians with relevant professional experience. Applications are made online at: www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course aims to provide health professionals with an understanding of cardiovascular rehabilitation and prevention, to prepare health professionals to provide an effective cardiac rehabilitation service, and to objectively evaluate their practice through research. It also aims to develop the health professionals' knowledge of current prevention strategies in the area of cardiovascular disease. The student will gain research experience and undertake a research dissertation.
The course will comprise the following modules: Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology, Exercise Prescription, Clinical Exercise Prescription, Research Methods and Statistics, Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation, Health Policy and Management, Research Dissertation.

Information for international students

http://www.tcd.ie/international/

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr John Gormley
Email
gradapps.hs@tcd.ie
Phone
+353 1 896 3556/3557/2121