Neurology and Gerontology

MSc
Physiotherapy

Your future

Higher professional qualifications are an essential element of continuous professional development and career advancement. This MSc is particularly suitable for those who want to assume a management and leadership position in the care of older people and neurological rehabilitation. 

On completion of this course you will: 

  • Gain knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of key topics required to practice in neurological and older person rehabilitation. 
  • Have knowledge and skills in the application of research processes and scientific methodologies to inform evidence-based practice in rehabilitation. 
  • Be able to apply the knowledge of the research processes while conducting original research in a related area that is of a standard suitable for publication in a peer-reviewed scientific journal. 
  • Demonstrate critical reflection and evaluation of clinical practice in the context of a changing health care setting; developing a foundation for on-going continuing professional development.
  • Have the skills to act as a leader and innovator in neurological and gerontological rehabilitation.