Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology)

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Course summary

Overview The role of the healthcare scientist sits at the forefront of the medical profession, making a vital difference to the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions. Clinical physiologists (neurophysiology) work with patients of all ages to diagnose, monitor and treat conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord, and even the body's smallest nerves. Why study BSc Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) at Middlesex University? This course will provide you with the knowledge skills and practical experience to work as a professional healthcare scientist in neurophysiology. The role involves working closely with patients of all ages to investigate the function of the nervous system in order to diagnose and monitor neurological disorders, including epilepsy, strokes, dementia, nerve and muscle dysfunction and multiple sclerosis. Our highly specialist neurophysiology degree is designed for aspiring physiologists to develop the knowledge, skills and practical experience to step, successfully, into a professional healthcare scientist role. Developed in response to the Department of Health's Modernising Scientific Careers programme (aimed at training expert NHS Healthcare Scientists), this course will enable you to provide the highest standard of patient-centred care. Course highlights The University's excellent relationships with local NHS Trusts ensure you have access to placements in some of London's most prestigious healthcare institutions Our lecturers are experts in their field: active researchers and practitioners, they teach leading research from the frontline of clinical practice You will have access to state-of-the-art laboratory facilities in our specialist science building and gain expert understanding of the latest scientific equipment Our course is based on the latest Department of Health curriculum and has been accredited by Health Education England As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Course details

Modules

Year 1: Healthcare Science 1 (30 credits) - Compulsory Healthcare Science 2 (15 credits) - Compulsory Physiological Sciences 2 (30 credits) - Compulsory Professional Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 2: Clinical Neurophysiology (30 credits) - Compulsory Medical Instrumentation and Imaging (15 credits) - Compulsory Neurological Conditions (45 Credits) - Compulsory Research Methods and Professional Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 3: Applied Clinical Neurophysiology 1 (30 credits) - Compulsory Applied Clinical Neurophysiology 2 (30 credits) - Compulsory Dissertation (30 credits) - Compulsory Professional Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application codes

Course code:
B140
Institution code:
M80
Campus name:
Hendon Campus
Campus code:
H

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/help-with-your-application/undergraduate-application/entry-requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks

Interview


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7With a minimum of 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in each other component
TOEFL (iBT)87With at least 21 in listening & writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading
PTE Academic58With at least 51 in all components

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
67%
Student satisfaction
40%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
70%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £14700 Year 1
International £14700 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) at Middlesex University - UCAS