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Advanced Clinical Practice (Pelvic Health)

12 months
Duration
20450 GBP/year
8735 GBP/year
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About

Are you a physiotherapist, midwife, nurse specialist or doctor working within pelvic health? If so, this Advanced Clinical Practice (Pelvic Health) programme from Brunel University London is designed to provide you with the solid academic foundation that you’ll need to progress as an advanced clinician in the management of pelvic floor dysfunction.

Overview

On this course you’ll learn to understand the relationship between the musculoskeletal support systems of the pelvis and pelvic part of the body and related areas of practice. You’ll study antenatal and postnatal management of pelvic floor dysfunction, male and female urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, the management of defecatory dysfunction, faecal incontinence and pelvic pain. The aim is to improve your understanding of pain science and management and help to better embed this knowledge into everyday practice. The programme integrates theory with practice and you’ll learn skills such as advanced abdominal, vaginal and anorectal examination.

This Advanced Clinical Practice (Pelvic Health) programme from Brunel University London will challenge your diagnostic capabilities to ensure you’re able to competently work at an advanced practice level. As you progress to the final stages of the MSc, this degree will further integrate healthcare leadership and research within the pelvic health area.

Careers and your future

The advanced clinical practice and understanding of pelvic health learnt on this course will help you to improve the quality of care you deliver to your patients.

The course is ideal for physiotherapists, nurses, midwives specialising in postnatal care and health practitioners who treat pelvic floor dysfunction in urogynaecology, colorectal and urology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Clinical Leadership
  • Qualitative Research in Health and Social Care
  • Quantitative Methods and Design for Health Science Research
  • Dissertation
  • Facilitating Learning and Teaching in Clinical Practice
  • Pelvic Health
  • Management of the Pelvic Health Patient

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • PgCert: 60 credits
  • PgDip: 120 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Must have a pre-registration degree in a relevant allied health profession with at least one year of specialist clinical work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8735 GBP per year during 12 months.
    • EU applicants will have the same tuition fees as UK students

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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