On this Advanced Clinical Practice (Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation) programme from Brunel University London, you’ll gain advanced skills in assessment, clinical reasoning, and evidence-based management for the treatment and rehabilitation of MSK patients presenting within inpatient, outpatient and primary care settings.
You’ll be taught the latest theory, science and principles behind MSK practice which will give you a broad, yet in-depth, understanding of physiotherapy as well as evidence-based rehabilitation approaches and how these can be used to treat patients with musculoskeletal conditions.
Our master’s degree will also develop your cognitive skills, such as writing skills, which are important in clinical practice to enhance communication with other clinicians, allied healthcare personnel and for research. You’ll be encouraged to be creative in your thinking, as well as enhancing your proficiency in analysis and evaluation, meaning you’ll graduate as a highly competent practitioner ready to become a leader within your field.
Careers and your future
This course will prepare you for careers in advanced musculoskeletal physiotherapy practice within a range of healthcare settings. You’ll be able to apply the expert knowledge, clinical reasoning and complex decision-making skills that you have gained to your clinical setting.
You could go on to become an Advanced Physiotherapist Practitioner (APP) within the NHS, where roles usually start in Band 8a of the NHS Agenda for change pay scale.
On successful completion, you’ll be best placed to undertake leadership or senior positions within a range of clinical areas. From the NHS and private practices, to the military, public or sports sector; our graduates are well-equipped to make a positive impact and become innovative clinicians within their field. You could also move into academic or clinical research roles or other healthcare-related positions in industry.
- Clinical Leadership
- Qualitative Research in Health and Social Care
- Quantitative Methods and Design for Health Science Research
- Contemporary Theory and Clinical Application in Musculoskeletal Practice: The Lower Quadrant
- Contemporary Theory and Clinical Application in Musculoskeletal Practice: The Upper Quadrant
- Facilitating Learning and Teaching in Clinical Practice
- 12 months
- 36 months
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- PgCert: 60 credits
- PgDip: 120 credits
- MSc: 180 credits
DisciplinesHuman Medicine Physiotherapy Health Sciences View 162 other Masters in Physiotherapy in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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Must have a pre-registration degree in a relevant allied health profession with at least one year of specialist clinical work experience.
International20450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20450 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8735 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8735 GBP per year during 12 months.
- EU applicants will have the same tuition fees as UK students
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.