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Theory of Podiatric Surgery

Queen Margaret University

Content

Podiatric surgery has developed rapidly over the last 15 years as a post-registration professional development, and provides the podiatrist working within the NHS or in private practice with the opportunity to extend their scope of practice to include surgical management of foot and ankle pathologies. This course provides the podiatrist with the theoretical underpinning required to pursue this career route. The modular course is a collaborative initiative offered in partnership with Glasgow Caledonian University.

You can exit at PgCert or PgDip level.

Entry Requirements

Relevant honours degree. Those with a professional diploma or unclassified degree should have at least two years' professional experience and be able to demonstrate a portfolio of continued professional development.

Students registered on this named award will be Podiatrists registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). However, the individual modules are available to healthcare professionals with an interest in the area.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

3-5 years

Faculty

School of Health Sciences

Department

Health Professions

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.qmu.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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