Professional Health & Social Care courses
This two year, accelerated MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) programme is suitable for students who already hold a first degree in a relevant subject. Successful graduates will be eligible to seek registration with the Health and Care Professions Council.
The MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) is a qualifying programme for those who wish to pursue a professional career in physiotherapy. Students will consolidate knowledge and skill from previous Honours degrees and are encouraged to be critical thinkers with the ability to seek and use a range of resources and evidence to improve effectiveness of physiotherapeutic interventions in order to solve clinical problems and improve service user outcomes.
The MSc Leadership in Health & Social Care includes two specialist modules that focus on the role of leadership in delivering innovation and promoting resilience in health and social care settings. It also includes three modules that emphasise the development of skills that allow practitioners to crucially appraise sources of evidence, and apply it in order to bring about improvement within a health and social care setting. There is also the option to study for a PG Cert, consisting of one research based module and your chosen specialist module.
Students can study two specialist modules on this varied programme which aims to enable you to demonstrate an awareness of complex issues related to health and social care, and to critically evaluate evidence to improve practice. And three research-based modules will develop skills to allow you to appraise sources of evidence, and apply your findings, to improve health and social care settings.
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