Taught course

Podiatry (Pre-Registration)

Institution
University of Brighton · School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Typical entry requirement are an undergraduate degree of 2:2 or above. Applicants without a first degree in a healthcare or science-related degree should provide evidence of study in biological sciences, behavioural sciences or other health professional education. Applicants also need evidence of work experience in a podiatry setting -either in the NHS or private sector.

Months of entry

January

Course content

The Podiatry (Pre-Registration) MSc is aimed at graduates wishing to gain both a professional and academic qualification and start a career in this challenging and highly rewarding field.

In this accelerated course we offer our students a balance of theory and practical experience; you will graduate as a qualified podiatrist who is competent in your clinical skills and able to use contemporary clinical evidence to inform your practice.

During the course you will accumulate 1,000 hours of clinical practice, giving you essential experience of working with NHS patients and managing your own caseload beofre you qualify as a podiatrist.

You will study the core areas necessary for professional practice: the clinical sciences, health psychology, medicine, pharmacology, surgery, orthopaedics, research methods and clinical practice.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Health Sciences
Email
sohpadmissions@brighton.ac.uk
Phone
01273 644644