Master in Musculoskeletal Management in Primary Care - Máster en Gestión Musculoesquelética en Atención Primaria
A relevant first degree or equivalent professional qualification
Please note that to be eligible to gain the full MSc/PGDip/PGCert in Clinical Primary Community Care you must be working in the UK NHS.
English language requirements
You can satisfy our English language requirements in two ways:
by holding an English language qualification to the right level
by taking and successfully completing one of our English courses for international students
English to IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each component).
This programme is suitable for doctors, nurses and any other health care professionals aiming to acquire specialised skills and qualifications in primary and community care; for example covering all dimensions required in line with the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework.
Aimed at providing all primary health care professionals with skills and academic requirements for specialist clinical practice within the community, as well as research skills and health service evaluation, this course is suitable for those aiming to acquire specialised skills and qualifications in primary and community care, including:
Dissertation (60 credits)
Epidemiology Statistics and Research Methods (20 credits)
Qualitative Research Methods (20 credits)
All of the modules listed below can be taken as stand alone short courses if required. To apply in this way, please contact Amy Partleton, Programme Administrator, on +44 (0) 121 414 2677 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Optional Modules (up to a total of 80 credits)
Clinical Modules - select a minimum of 40 credits from this list
Anticoagulation Management (10/20 credits)
Atrial Fibrillation Management and Stroke Prevention (10/20 credits)
Heart Failure Management (10/20 credits)
Hypertension management (10/20 credits)
Management of Gynaecology in the Community (10/20 credits)
Non-clinical modules - select a minimum of 20 credits from this list
Current Issues in Health (20 credits)
Developing Evidence Based Practice (20 credits)
Introduction to Health Economics (20 credits)
Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals (20 credits)
We recognise that as a postgraduate student you are likely to have specific requirements when it comes to planning for your next career step. Employers expect postgraduates to have a range of skills that exceed their subject knowledge. Careers Network offers a range of events and support services that are designed for all students, including postgraduates looking to find their niche in the job market.
Here are just a few ways in which we can help postgraduates to get ahead:
Careers Networking opportunities
Effective careers strategy toolkit
Year planner for all postgraduate students
Masters Career Coaching Workshops
One to one careers guidance