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: 2019/2020 September
Application Date Grad Dip Advanced Physiotherapy Studies PT (X452)
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 - €3295
nonEU fee per year - €8265

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements Who should apply?
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 2:1 degree classification. No previous clinical experience is necessary except on a limited number of modules.
Course Content

Expand+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 health, sports and exercise rehabilitation, musculoskeletal physiotherapy. 

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 Option
Fundamentals of Strength & Conditioning

Advanced Strength & Conditioning

Introduction to Nutrition for Health and Exercise

Psychology of Sport and Health 1

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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