Taught course

Podiatry

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should possess an Honours degree in Podiatry or an equivalent qualification. Individuals without honours or with a Diploma in Podiatric Medicine will be considered on an individual basis by the admission team. Be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) or the relevant registration authority in your country of origin. If you trained overseas, you must be registered with an appropriate governing body. For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent. If you wish to complete either Independent and Supplementary Prescribing module or Conversion to Independent Prescribing for Physiotherapy/Podiatry Supplementary Prescribers module you must meet the current requirements with respect to DBS checks and medical mentors. You may be eligible to gain accreditation for your prior learning towards this course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course offers:
Increased career opportunities by developing skills and knowledge in specialist areas of podiatric practice.
Minimal disruption to your clinic time, attendance on campus is required for just 3 one week blocks.
A teaching team who are all practising clinicians within podiatric practice.

This course is for podiatrists who want to further their career by expanding their knowledge of the specialist areas within the profession. This course will allow you to focus on podiatric specialisms including Musculoskeletal, High-risk or Forensic Podiatry. This course will update your clinical practice by utilising up-to-date research evidence, policy documents and provide a wide range of clinical experience, resulting in improved patient care.

Information for international students

If you trained overseas, you must be registered with an appropriate governing body. If your first language or language of instruction is not English you will need an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Assistant (H411)
Email
ssprd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 472561