Motion Analysis

University of Dundee


Off campus


This programme is delivered by the Institute of Motion Analysis & Research within the Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery at the TORT Centre.

The MSc in Motion Analysis was launched in 2006 and is designed to provide an understanding of the principles of musculoskeletal movements and the methods to measure and analyse movements based on clinical applications by leading experts in Foot Pressure Analysis, Clinical Gait Analysis, Simulation and Modelling, and Instrumentation and Modelling.

This programme is suitable for students at graduate level from medicine, podiatry, physiotherapy, physiology, sports, science, engineering, sports exercise, and clinical health professions.

You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Motion Analysis

You can exit after 24 months with PgDip Motion Analysis.

Entry Requirements

Students must normally hold a degree or professional qualification acceptable to the Head of Division or Programme Director, for example, engineering, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, orthotics, prosthetics, nursing or medicine.

Start Date

September, January, May


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

36 months


Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing

SCQF Level