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Course summaryAdvance your clinical, therapeutic and reasoning skills in the field of musculoskeletal clinical practice.Develop your skills in communication and leadership to bring about more evidence based, efficient and effective services.Engage in debate and develop skills which enhance your ability to facilitate service development and enhance patient care.This course is designed for experienced postgraduate healthcare professionals working in musculoskeletal clinical practice. It is also
Advance your clinical, therapeutic and reasoning skills in the field of musculoskeletal clinical practice.
Develop your skills in communication and leadership to bring about more evidence based, efficient and effective services.
Engage in debate and develop skills which enhance your ability to facilitate service development and enhance patient care.
This course is designed for experienced postgraduate healthcare professionals working in musculoskeletal clinical practice. It is also suitable if you have studied manual therapy at a high level on clinically - based courses, such as with the International Maitland Teachers Association. You can have relevant clinically focused learning recognised and the credits transferred via a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.
How you learn
On this course you engage with evidence, theories and concepts relevant to musculoskeletal practice. You will be encouraged to share ideas, broaden your understanding, reflect on your own clinical practice and also learn from the other people on the course.
You learn through:
independent guided study
completion of formative tasks
use of our virtual learning environment (Blackboard)
You can study individual modules from this course and gain academic credit towards a qualification.
This course prepares you for a career in
physiotherapy and musculoskeletal practice
Previous graduates of this course have gone on to work in
the public sector
the military and sports sector
private clinics and private hospitals
advanced practice roles, such as emergency department physiotherapist
More info: Our tuition fee for UK students starting full-time study in 2021/22 is £8,490 for the course. For part-time study the fee will be calculated pro-rata each year based on the number of credits studied (£710 for 15 credits or £1,415 for 30 credits)..
When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace.
There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on experience in industry and the pursuit of applied learning.
Students at Hallam enjoy studying a range of courses at the heart of the city’s vibrant centre. One of the university’s strengths is in its ability to prepare students for creative problem-solving and dealing with complexity in the real world.