Who is MSc/Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate in Advanced Physiotherapy Studies For?
This is open to Chartered Physiotherapists eligible for registration with the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP), with a 2:1 degree classification.
No previous clinical experience is necessary except on a limited number of modules
What will I learn?
This programme allows the physiotherapist to select modules within proposed strands that will increase their knowledge and skills in their chosen specialist area, or by choosing a wide range of modules will a broader knowledge in a range of physiotherapy and healthcare settings
How will I benefit?
Completion of this programme provides the graduate with formal postgraduate qualification in a flexible learning environment. It also allows for the specialisation of graduate education within the graduates field of interest.
What is the programme about?
This programme aims to allow the physiotherapist to choose an educational pathway that maps to their career specialty e.g. in primary care health, sports and exercise rehabilitation, musculoskeletal physiotherapy
Students can choose from a wide variety of physiotherapy and health-related modules for individual CPD points, or as part of formal postgraduate education: graduate certificate (30 credits), graduate diploma (60 credits), MSc [graduate diploma + dissertation (30 credits)]
This programme can be completed in one year full-time, or part-time over two years
This programme provides education in various strands (e.g. primary care, musculoskeletal, sports and exercise rehabilitation) that will enhance the physiotherapists specialist knowledge in their chosen area