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Clinical Science (pathways in Medical Physics and Physiological Sciences)

Newcastle University

M.Sc. On Campus
36 months
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About

This accredited Clinical Science (pathways in Medical Physics and Physiological Sciences) course from Newcastle University co-ordinates specialist contributions from clinical scientists, consultants, clinical networks and departments. It uses facilities from Newcastle University and Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Overview

The Clinical Science (pathways in Medical Physics and Physiological Sciences) course from Newcastle University offers specialist pathways in medical physics and physiological sciences and is available to the healthcare science workforce and through competitive national recruitment.

This specialist course runs under the NHS Scientist Training Programme (STP) and is accredited by the National School for Healthcare Science Accreditation Unit. Combining academic and workplace learning, the formal teaching element is delivered through structured residential teaching blocks and online study.

Due to the unique nature of this course full information is available on our Faculty of Medical Sciences website.

Pathway

There are two pathways:

Medical Physics offers specialisms in:

  • radiotherapy physics
  • radiation safety physics
  • imaging with ionising radiation
  • imaging with non-ionising radiation

Physiological Sciences offers specialisms in:

  • cardiac science
  • vascular science
  • gastrointestinal physiology
  • urodynamic science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Physics
  • Healthcare Science, Professional Practice and Clinical Leadership
  • Research Skills for Health Care Professionals
  • Research Project: Identifying and Planning a Project
  • Radiotherapy Physics 
  • Research Project 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The course starts in September. There is no application closing date for this course.We suggest international students apply at least two months beforehand. 

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

There are two routes to study the courses, both through the National School of Healthcare Science (NSHCS):

  • direct entry route: competitive entry through national recruitment
  • in-service entry route: if you work in an existing healthcare science workforce, with the agreement of your employer

Tuition Fee

Funding

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