Motion Analysis

University of Dundee


Ninewells Campus


This programme is delivered by the Institute of Motion Analysis and 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 6 months with PgCert Motion Analysis.

You can exit after 9 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



Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months


Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing

SCQF Level