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Orthopaedic Trauma Science Online

24 months
13150 GBP/year
6900 GBP/year
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 Undertake this two-year Orthopaedic Trauma Science Online MSc at Queen Mary University of London and develop a broad critical understanding of the up-to-date science and practice of trauma care, with a focus on orthopaedic and orthoplastic management.


What you'll study

Experience innovative teaching and gain a fresh, dynamic and interactive approach to understanding orthopaedic trauma. You can access the programme wherever you are on this online course, and you will have the option of a two-week residential summer school in London. The Orthopaedic Trauma Science Online MSc at Queen Mary University of London is a collaboration between the highly regarded Barts Centre for Trauma Sciences (C4TS) and Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry.

You will have access to an international, expert faculty and innovative, technology-enhanced learning. You will take part in interactive discussion forums and one-to-one tutor sessions, helping you to find a worldwide network of contacts with shared interests.

You will also be offered an optional two-week residential summer school at the end of the first year in London. The summer school will give you simulated scenario training to complement your learning. You will gain practical knowledge and experience of decision-making so you can deliver safe, professional core clinical functions in the management of seriously injured patients. In your second year of study, you will write a dissertation on a specific area of knowledge, or you may undertake original research.

Additional costs

You will be responsible for your travel, accommodation and subsistence costs for the summer school.


  • Seven compulsory modules
  • One elective module
  • Optional two-week summer school
  • 3,500-word dissertation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Trauma: The Disease
  • Haemorrhage and Response to Injury.
  • Spine, Spinal Cord and Nerve Injuries
  • Trauma of the Pelvis and Torso
  • Fracture Biology and Limb Trauma
  • Paediatric Trauma and Limb Reconstruction
  • Open Fractures and Orthoplastic Surgical Care 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Degree requirements

  • Applicants must have a medical or nursing degree (2:1 or above) and suitable professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13150 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6900 GBP per year during 24 months.


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