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Lower Limb Paediatric Pathologies and Therapies Certificate

Lower Limb Paediatric Pathologies and Therapies Certificate

Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Credits

Subject areas

Pediatrics Orthopedics

Course type


Course Summary

Module Overview

With three designated contact days in the university gait lab this module will be dedicated to the study of musculoskeletal pathologies in the paediatric patient. There is a focus on assessment of the lower limb and diagnosis of conditions that may be isolated to the lower limb or those indicative of systemic pathology including Genetic, Inflammatory, Developmental, and Neurological. Therapeutic intervention for such pathologies will be considered and evaluated as to the impact of locomotion and symptoms of presenting paediatric complaints.

Different course options

Study mode

Distance with attendance


3 days

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You need to be involved in musculoskeletal practice as an Allied Health professional registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), Sports Therapist or Biomechanist who support Allied Health professionals or a Medical professional.

University information

Based in the West Midlands, Staffordshire University offers many different postgraduate courses across a wide range of different subject areas and study options. The main city campus is based in Stoke-on-Trent with the University’s dedicated Centres of Excellence in Healthcare Education located in Stafford and Shrewsbury. Students can study Postgraduate Certificates, Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters, PGCE or PhDs at the University, and these...more

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