Vocational Rehabilitation

Sheffield Hallam University

M.Sc. Online
36 months
8240 GBP/year
8240 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This versatile postgraduate Vocational Rehabilitation course from Sheffield Hallam University is aimed towards those with an existing position in an employment-related area. You'll specialise and suit your interests, work and experience; graduating with sought-after qualifications.


Course summary

  • Learn to help those with illness, injury and disabilities overcome obstacles in the workplace.
  • Examine the social and political issues that individuals with illness, injury and disabilities may face.
  • Benefit from a flexible, distance-learning approach; perfect for fitting around a related career.
  • Personalise your learning approach; adapting your modules and qualification level to suit you.
  • Enhance your employability; be at the forefront of political changes relating to work and welfare reform.

Future careers

This Vocational Rehabilitation course from Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in:

  • occupational health
  • occupational therapy
  • physiotherapy
  • human resources
  • employment services
  • rehabilitation
  • disability services

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ergonomics And Human Factors At Work
  • Fundamentals Of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Researching For Practice (Distance Learning)
  • Advancing Practice In Neurological Therapy (Distance Learning)
  • Cognition And Perception In Practice

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally, applicants will hold a first degree or professional qualification which is recognised in the UK in a related healthcare subject. Exception can be made to this on a case by case basis. Alternative evidence to show the necessary academic ability will be requested, such as a written piece of work.
Other formally certified qualifications
  • Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted. Applicants will be considered on other relevant evidence which may include for example; documented evidence of recent CPD activity. such evidence must be clearly described in any application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8240 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8240 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.


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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Updated over a year ago

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Vocational Rehabilitation
Sheffield Hallam University


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