MSc Primary Care: Orthopaedics & Musculoskeletal Medicine


Online University College Dublin    UCD School of Medicine

Part time September PGDip, MSc, PGCert Part-time: 2 years
Medicine (26)

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The MSc Primary Care: Orthopaedics & Musculoskeletal Medicine is a part-time programme designed for doctors and allied health professionals interested in developing expertise in musculoskeletal medicine. Over two years, students will gain a University Masters qualification, with options at both Certificate and Diploma levels. The course focuses on the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions, with an emphasis on practical skills such as musculoskeletal examination and administering injections. The programme combines distance and online learning with clinical placements, allowing students to learn at their own pace while gaining real-world experience. Entry requirements include an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject or equivalent professional qualification, as well as relevant clinical experience. Garda vetting may be required.

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Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

This MSc in Orthopaedic and Musculoskeletal Medicine is delivered on a part-time basis over two years. It offers a University Masters level qualification, with options at both Certificate and Diploma level.

The course is open to doctors, and allied health professionals interested in developing expertise in the area of musculoskeletal medicine. This may include those working in General Practice, Emergency Medicine, Radiology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Rheumatology, Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants should

hold an undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8 or equivalent) in a relevant subject (e.g. Medicine, Nursing & Midwifery, Psychology, Public Health, Social Sciences, Physiotherapy etc)
Possess an equivalent professional qualififcation or
Have relevant clinical experience in orthopaedics, primary care, physiotherapy.

Garda vetting may also be required.




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