Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics, M.Sc. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
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Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics

12 months
Duration
22176 USD/year
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About

Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is to provide advanced academic training to professionals who are working closely with musculoskeletal disorders and/or with geriatric orthopaedic issues, such as medical doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other allied healthcare professionals, researchers.

Overview

Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is designed to meet the needs of increasing training and education demand of the health care professionals in the field of rehabilitation, musculoskeletal medicine and geriatric orthopaedics in line with the projected ageing population and associated announced major development strategy of the Hospital Authority and SAR Government Health Care expansion plan in Hong Kong.

Careers

The newly proposed programme will provide opportunities for a variety of positions in the industry to advance their knowledge not only of their own professional aspects but also of a holistic rehabilitation and management in different areas. Similar programmes are also rare in other parts of the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles, Current Diagnosis g Management for Musculoskeletal Disorders, Aging and Degeneration
  • Pain Management and Psychosocial Aspects Of Rehabilitation
  • Geriatric Orthopaedics — Rehabilitative Management of Common Musculoskeletal Problem
  • Research Methodology & Biostatistics
  • Guided Clinical Case Studies - Geriatric Orthopedics or Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Part time deadline: 30 May

Credits

25 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22176 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22176 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$174,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Our partners

Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics
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Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics
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