12 months
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17000 GBP/year
7900 GBP/year
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About

The M.Sc. in Podiatry at University of Huddersfield has been designed for practicing and newly qualified podiatrists who wish to further their career by expanding their knowledge and skills in the specialist areas within the profession.

Overview

About the Podiatry course at University of Huddersfield

It provides the opportunity for you to focus on podiatric specialisms including musculoskeletal or management of long-term conditions, as well as enhance your core skills of assessment, diagnosis and management.

  • You will undertake a clinical practice module, enabling you to develop your clinical practice in the University’s podiatry clinic and out in practice on a 17-week placement.
  • You will be taught by academics who are all practising clinicians within podiatric practice and researchers in their area of expertise.
  • The course will assist you to advance your specialist skills through options modules including injection therapy, independent prescribing, diagnostic imaging, forensic podiatry, wound care and tissue viability.
  • Huddersfield is the only university offering a full-time Master's course in podiatry with a placement in musculoskeletal (MSK) or long-term conditions.

Through utilising up-to date research evidence, policy documents and a wide range of clinical experience, you will be assisted to further update and develop your clinical practice.

Careers

This course offers you the opportunity to enhance your career by helping you to develop skills and knowledge in specialist areas of podiatric practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Theory of Clinical Practice
  •  Clinical Assessment and Management
  •  Clinical Investigations and Diagnostic Imaging for Podiatrists
  •  Crime Scene Science Awareness
  •  Forensic Podiatry
  •  Injection therapy (Theory) for the Foot and Ankle
  •  Person Centred Care
  •  Quality and Presentation of Evidence
  •  Independent and Supplementary Prescribing

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

You should:

  • Possess an Honours degree in Podiatry or an equivalent qualification. Individuals without Honours or with a Diploma in Podiatric Medicine will be considered on an individual basis by the admission team.
  • Be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) or the relevant registration authority in your country of origin.
  • If you trained overseas, you must be registered with an appropriate governing body.
  • You also need satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and occupational health clearances prior to registration. We arrange these as part of the application process. We will request an Overseas Police Check if you have lived in a country outside of the UK for 6 months or more (whether continuously or in total) in the last 10 years before applying to us and whilst aged 18 or over.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 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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