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Physiotherapy Studies: Cardiorespiratory MSc

Physiotherapy Studies: Cardiorespiratory MSc

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Full time | UCL (University College London) | 1 year | 25-SEP-23

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

25-SEP-23

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Physiotherapy

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This postgraduate programme integrates the clinical, academic and research components of cardiorespiratory physiotherapy practice. The emphasis is on the management of patients with cardiorespiratory disorders. Flexibility in selection of modules allows you to focus on your particular interests where relevant. This MSc offers you the opportunity to extend your understanding of key areas in cardiorespiratory physiotherapy, including challenging the foundations of established but poorly justified treatments, developing and undertaking clinical research. You will learn about new and emerging treatment options and benefit from the mentorship of recognised experts in cardiorespiratory physiotherapy. Modules run over five to six consecutive working days. Full-time students generally take four modules per term. Part-time and modular/flexible students take one to three modules per term.

Careers

The programme provides you with the knowledge and skills for a career in academia or research. You can also use this postgraduate qualification to pursue senior positions within your career field.

Employability

This programme aims to transform the way you think about expert patient care, and the theoretical foundation for cardiorespiratory physiotherapy clinical practice. The programme provides you with a rigorous, evidence-based training in best research and clinical practice. You will gain skills relevant to clinical, educational or research posts in physiotherapy.

Optional qualifications:

This degree is also available as a PG Diploma and a PG Certificate with fees set accordingly.

Modules

Applied Statistics for Health Research 1 - Core
Respiration Through Life, Health and Disease - Core
Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy Skills - Core
Physiotherapy Research and Dissemination - Core
Research Project - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

12,900

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

29,400

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in physiotherapy; or an approved Diploma in physiotherapy together with evidence of appropriate clinical and/or teaching experience and a commitment to continuing professional development.

University information

University College London (UCL) is one of the largest and most highly ranked higher education institutions in the world, conducting leading research across a wide range of subject areas. Throughout its long and prestigious history, it has inspired and educated countless minds and produced 30 Nobel prize recipients. With one campus located in the heart of Bloomsbury, and a second campus in vibrant east London the university is home to around...more