menu icon
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest news
MSc Advanced Professional Practice Musculoskeletal Neuroscience

MSc Advanced Professional Practice Musculoskeletal Neuroscience

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

OCT

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Neuroscience / Neurobiology Medical Specialisations: F-O

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Study the application of neuroscience in managing musculoskeletal conditions.

Course overview

This is one of the specialised pathways of the MSc Advanced Professional Practice.

Our MSc in Musculoskeletal Neuroscience enables you to be at the centre of neuroscience application, providing you with the opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding in neuroscience relevant to patient management.

Neuroscience themes will also form the subject matter for other possible units within this course with the exception of the professional clinical practice unit.

Work independently at an advanced level and develop evidence-informed practices and the ability to appraise and conduct your own clinical research and audit.

Course details

Our MSc APP Musculoskeletal Neuroscience course is flexible and can be tailored so that if you are in full-time practice, you can study almost entirely at a distance, seek out your own learning direction and sources, and gain a qualification that equips you with an increased knowledge and detailed understanding of neuroscience as applied to your own professional practice.

Students will also achieve PgCert and PgDip awards.

Modules

Evidence-based Practice (20 Credits)
Professional Clinical Practice (20 Credits)
Neuropathology and Pathophysiology (20 Credits)
Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutics (20 Credits)
Clinical Neuroscience and Diagnosis (20 Credits)
Audit Methods (20 Credits)
Clinical Audit (40 Credits)
Research Methods (20 Credits)
Dissertation (40 Credits)
Clinical Audit (40 Credits)
Research Methods (20 Credits)
Dissertation (40 Credits)
Audit Methods (20 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£3,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

In order to met the requirements of the course, in addition to being a registered health professional validated by the appropriate Professional, Statutory and Regulatory body (PSRB), and have access to a relevant patient base. An undergraduate or postgraduate degree from a UK university.

University information

AECC University College in Bournemouth provides specialist study in health sciences at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, with state-of-the-art facilities, high quality teaching and a regarded level of professionalism. Pleased to offer a number of short courses, CPD seminars, and postgraduate courses to progress your career. Postgraduate courses include: MSc Medical Ultrasound MSc Physiotherapy(Pre-registration) MSc...more