Advanced Physiotherapy Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Advanced Physiotherapy Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X452
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters PGDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date Deadline: Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 2 years part-time.
Course Fee GradDip Advanced Physiotherapy Studies (X452) Part Time
EU fee per year - €3400
nonEU fee per year - €8535

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Entry Requirements Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic (EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

This is open to Chartered Physiotherapists eligible for registration with the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP), with a 2:1degree classification. No previous clinical experience is necessary except on a limited number of modules.
Course Content

Expand+GradDip Advanced Physiotherapy Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

Grad Dip Advanced Physiotherapy Studies aims to allow the physiotherapist to choose an educational pathway that maps to their career specialty e.g. in primary care ...

Subjects Taught

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Fundamentals of Strength & Conditioning PERS10010
Advanced Strength & Conditioning PERS20010
Introduction to Nutrition for Health and Exercise PERS20020
Psychology of Sport and Health 1 PERS20130
Optimisation of Human Performanc...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
This course will equip the graduate with advanced knowledge and skills based in their chosen specialist field.
Further Enquiries Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 6500
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