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Master of Chiropractic MChiro (Hons)

University of South Wales

Key Information

Course duration: 4 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Master of Chiropractic (with Honours) - MChiro (H)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 3rd for Complementary Medicine (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    155
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    95.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.12 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: B320

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: ABB–BBC We require A-Levels to include Biology and one other Science subject which must be either Chemistry, Psychology, Physical Education, Mathematics or Physics, and to exclude General Studies. The A Level entry criteria detailed is the qualification range within which the University will normally make offers. Most offers we make are normally at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer. Combinations with other listed qualifications are acceptable and others not listed may also be acceptable – please contact enquiries@southwales.ac.uk.
UCAS Tariff: 128–112 The tariff entry criteria detailed is the qualification range within which the University will normally make offers. Most offers we make are normally at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer. Combinations of qualifications are acceptable and other qualifications not listed may also be acceptable.

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Fees

Home students: £9,000 per year
EU students: £9,000 per year
Overseas students: £12,300 per year

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The Course

Summary

If you want to be a chiropractor, this chiropractic course, based at the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic, provides the appropriate clinical education and training to meet registration requirements in the UK.As part of your chiropractic training, you will study the human body in health and disease, be able to identify abnormalities of human structure and function, and manage patients through manual methods. These include manipulation, soft tissue techniques and active rehabilitation.Clinical experience is a major part of the chiropractic programme. Elements of clinical work are introduced from the start and are carefully integrated to reinforce your academic study. Your final year is a clinical placement, during which you will treat and manage patients with musculoskeletal disorders to develop your clinical skills, confidence and employability.This is a fully integrated undergraduate Masters degree programme that is accredited by both the General Chiropractic Council (GCC) and the European Council on Chiropractic Education (ECCE). This ensures that graduates meet national and international chiropractic accreditation standards and can register with the GCC to practise in the UK.

Start Dates

  • September 2018 at Pontypridd

University of South Wales

University League Table Ranking: 107th

The University of South Wales has three campuses across the South Wales region including new campuses in Cardiff and Newport city centres, all with excellent road and rail links. The University of South Wales Group includes Wales's national conservatoire – the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama...

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Postal Address

Health, Sport & Professional Practice
University of South Wales
University of South Wales
Pontypridd
CF37 1DL
WALES

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