Spinal Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Spinal Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X869
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date How to apply?
Prof Cert Spinal Studies PT (X869)
Attendance Part Time

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 6 months
Course Fee ProfCert Spinal Studies (X869) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 1240
nonEU fee per year - € 2845

***Fees are subject to change
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Financial Support 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.
Entry Requirements Graduate healthcare professionals with a recognised degree in Medicine, Physiotherapy or Nursing*

*Advanced Nurse Practitioner (in Rheumatology, Orthopaedics or Emergency Medicine)
Comment Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Graduate physiotherapists and medical doctors.
Course Content

Expand+This certificate aims to educate healthcare professionals on the science of the vertebral column. It addresses the fundamentals of common pathologies and recent developments in treatment. Students will develop their knowledge base of functional anato...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Spinal Studies PHTY40970

Core subjects include: 1) function and anatomy; 2) degenerative thoracic and lumbar spine; 3) degenerative cervical spine; 4) spinal deformity; 5) spinal trauma and 6) spinal tumours and infections. On-line...

Further Enquiries Contact Name:Gráinne O'Donoghue
Contact Number:01 7166500
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