24 months
Duration
8400 GBP/year
8400 GBP/year
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About

The online Neurosurgery MSc is designed for healthcare professionals in the UK and overseas who want to specialise in Neurosurgery and develop both theoretical knowledge and research skills.

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Overview

Overview

This course is specially developed for busy health professionals and is practical and clinically focused. It will give you a better understanding of the role of psychology within healthcare settings, allowing you to apply your knowledge of clinical psychology to your clinical practice.

The online MSc in Applied Clinical Psychology course aims to:

  • Equip the individual with a broad understanding of clinical psychology, skills in critical appraisal and application of knowledge for direct patient benefit/service development and future study.
  • Equip students with life-long learning and advanced problem-solving skills that they can apply to clinical practice in clinical psychology.
  • Enable graduates to demonstrate the ability to lead complex tasks and processes in the delivery and advancement of psychologically informed health care.
  • Enable graduates to confidently work in teams in multi-agency, multi-cultural and/or international contexts.
  • Enable graduates to critically evaluate the delivery of psychological care to patients/service users.
  • Equip students with a systematic understanding of evidence-based psychological interventions.
  • Enable graduates to use relevant understanding, methodologies and approaches to address complex issues of clinical care across the spectrum of healthcare specialties caring for patients with psychological needs.
  • Equip students with the ability to critically evaluate evidence and guidance for clinical psychology and implement best practice and innovation in complex patient scenarios.
  • Develop skills in leadership, adaptability, critical thinking and self-reflection.
  • Extend student knowledge of research methods and application to practice.
  • Extend the scope of practice by exploring a professional subject area in more depth utilising knowledge gained in the previous modules.

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Assessment and management of brain and spine trauma
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Cerebrospinal fluid disorders and paediatrics
  • Neuro-vascular disorders
  • The spine and spinal cord
  • Assessment and management of complications in neurosurgery
  • Professional Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Possess a good first degree (i.e. a minimum of a 2.2) in a relevant subject awarded by a UK university or overseas equivalent.
  • Be a registered healthcare professional.
  • Provide evidence in the personal statement as to how they can apply learning to a practical setting and reflect on practice. Basic IT skills (e.g., word-processing, email and internet).
  • If English is not the student’s first language they must hold an English language qualification (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP per year during 24 months.

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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