12 months
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14000 GBP/year
8350 GBP/year
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About

This clinically focused course in MSc Manual Therapy from Coventry University aims to enable physiotherapists and sports therapists to develop and extend their knowledge and skills.

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Overview

The MSc Manual Therapy course from Coventry University is designed to provide advanced management of patients with neuromusculoskeletal disorders and to assist in the delivery of effective health care services.

Career prospects

The course aims to enable students to advance their careers by preparing them for a wide variety of senior and specialist roles within the neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Sports Therapy fields of practice.

Graduates from this course have secured posts in clinical, research and educational areas including roles as lecturer-practitioners; consultants; extended scope practitioners; clinical specialists, clinical managers  and research therapists.

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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A deep and extensive knowledge of the current theories, approaches and research evidence, which underpin contemporary manual therapy practice.
  • A high level of clinical reasoning skills essential to advanced practice including reflection, analysis and self-evaluation.
  • The ability to critically appraise the current evidence base for clinical practice.
  • Expertise in the assessment and management of neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction.
  • A sound working knowledge of research methodologies and their application.
  • A high level of communication skills essential for specialist roles and for working within a multidisciplinary team.
  • An understanding of the importance of clinical outcome measures in the development and justification of professional knowledge and clinical practice.
  • Increased confidence in the management of musculoskeletal disorders.
  • Clinical expertise within the musculoskeletal field.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class (required)
Upper Second Class (recommended)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should hold the equivalent of a 2:1 undergraduate degree in Physiotherapy or Sports Therapy, and one year’s postgraduate experience in the musculoskeletal field of practice. Applicants with a 2:2 and relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Applicants wanting membership of the UK Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MACP) must also be both:

  • a member of the UK Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • registered with the UK Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8350 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Our scholarships are worth up to £10,000 and every student that applies will be considered. Fulfil your potential this academic year with Coventry University!

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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