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Postgraduate Certificate Advanced Musculoskeletal Assessment and Practice

University of Essex

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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    Colchester Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    OCT

  • Duration

    5 years

Course summary

This pathway enables clinicians in the musculoskeletal field to advance their practice. All students will engage in material related to clinical decision making and there are options available to advance clinical skills, including injection therapy and independent prescribing. There is flexibility within this pathway for students to direct their learning to topics of personal interest. This course sits within our School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences. This allows us to bring together our internationally recognised research, share knowledge, and enhance placement and vocational opportunities for our students and graduates.

We: provide you with a critical understanding of the key concepts underlying advanced musculoskeletal clinical skills beyond your normal professional scope of practice; provide you with the opportunity to acquire advanced musculoskeletal clinical skills beyond your normal professional scope of practice; provide you with skills to access and critically appraise research findings to develop your own evidence-based practice; enhance your understanding of the essential principles of research design and to conduct an extensive piece of independent research including: planning, formulating, designing, choosing research methods, collecting data, analysing, interpreting and writing-up; and ensure you acquire a range of transferable employment-related skills.

Application deadline

27 August 2021

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University information

University of Essex

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    27th

  • Campus address

    University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ, England

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