Principles of Podiatric Surgery PGDip

University of Brighton
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Qualification
Postgraduate Diploma
Study mode
Part-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
September
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
Information not available

Entry Requirements

Degree and/or experience:

  • Students must be eligible for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council as a podiatrist and normally have a minimum of two years' post-registration experience.
  • Students from outside the UK must have successfully completed an undergraduate podiatry programme at a level equivalent to the UK BSc(Hons) Podiatry.
  • Students will normally have an upper second classification or above in their first degree.
  • It is expected students will be within a professional setting for a minimum of 15 hours a week.
  • It is a requirement of the course that students are currently practising podiatry.

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.0 overall, with 6.5 in writing and a minimumĀ of 5.5 in the other elements.

Curriculum

  • Anatomy for Podiatric Practice (including cadaveric dissection)
  • Diagnostic Imaging (including IRMER certification)
  • Clinical Pharmacology (including POMs certification)
  • Pathology and Microbiology
  • Clinical Biomechanics and Musculoskeletal Pathology Affecting the Lower Extremity
  • Research Methods
  • Surgical Management of the Foot

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