12 months
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6700 GBP/year
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About

 This MSc Clinical Sciences programme at University of Plymouth provides you with the opportunity to investigate an area of clinical and professional interest, whilst contributing to service development and improvement with the ultimate aim of enhancing patient care.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The MSc Clinical Sciences programme at University of Plymouth  is structured as two modules, the first (Project Development) preparing you in the development of a project proposal and the second (Clinical Specialism Project) carrying out the chosen project in your area of clinical specialism. You will be supported by experienced clinical and academic supervisors in developing transferable skills within the clinical environment for lifelong learning in a clinical career.

Key Features:

  • You will work with experienced academic and clinical supervisors providing high quality academic support and regular formative feedback via a dedicated online platform.
  • Explore the changing nature of modern healthcare and the requirement for continued evaluation and improvement of current clinical practice in your chosen specialism.
  • Undertake a Clinical Specialism Project in your workplace with extensive support of an academic supervisor and clinical supervisor.
  • Build on the evidence based practice knowledge and skills developed earlier in your studies.
  • Develop critical evaluation and synthesis skills in relation to your particular clinical specialism.
  • Access an extensive range of tailored online resources through our web-based ‘Moodle’ Digital Learning Environment (DLE).
  • Complete the programme with a named pathway that reflects your area of clinical specialism.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for postgraduate programmes of study can usually be made throughout the year. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The MSc Clinical Sciences programme is a Stage 3 progression route for students who have successfully completed any one of the following postgraduate diploma programmes from Rila Institute of Health Sciences:

  • Postgraduate Diploma Acute Medicine
  • Postgraduate Diploma Cardiology
  • Postgraduate Diploma Dermatology
  • Postgraduate Diploma Diabetes
  • Postgraduate Diploma ENT 
  • Postgraduate Diploma Family Medicine 
  • Postgraduate Diploma Geriatric Medicine
  • Postgraduate Diploma Minor Surgery
  • Postgraduate Diploma Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Postgraduate Diploma Ophthalmology
  • Postgraduate Diploma Urology
The MSc Clinical Sciences programme is also open to applications from students who have successfully completed 120 M-level credits from a relevant Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Studies (or similar) from another external institution via the traditional APCL/APEL route.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6700 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6700 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Fees shown are for 60 credits

Living costs for Plymouth

731 - 1387 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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