University of Birmingham
Title: PgDip Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy (MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy available)
MACP Membership: Eligible for full membership of the MACP upon successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma stage.
Contact Address: Dr Nicola Heneghan, School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
Contact details: Tel: 0121 415 8367
Website: University of Birmingham
Overview of the course philosophy
The programme provides flexibility of learning, benefits of shared teaching and learning and a range of opportunities to meet the needs of healthcare professionals working within their existing and future practice environments. It enables a student's personal and professional development through the development of their skills of critical analysis and evaluation to a higher level.
The programme recognises the integration of research, theory and practice as central to the continuing education of an advancing practitioner. It facilitates the development of clinical expertise in the specialist area of manipulative physiotherapy within the context of evidence-based practice, providing students with the opportunity to tailor their learning experience to meet their personal and professional needs.
The programme enables the exploration of the theoretical basis of manipulative physiotherapy and its subsequent application to the development of a student's clinical expertise. Using the process of clinical reasoning as its framework, this programme integrates the many approaches to practice in this area, facili-tating an evaluation of the existing evidence.
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