Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology (Taught) University of Dundee


This course aims to provide you with an understanding of the principles involved in the development and the use of orthopaedic and rehabilitation technology.

  • Qualification


  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    12 months

Course details


The programme consists of 2 courses, the PGDip Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology and the MSc Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology. For each course there are 4 groups of distance learning modules: Introductory topics; biomechanics; rehabilitation technology; orthopaedic technology. In addition, the MSc course includes a project. The courses must be completed within a period of 2 to 5 years from the date you start.

Assessment method

Assessment for the postgraduate diploma award is by a combination of coursework (assignments) and written examination. The MSc project is assessed by dissertation and viva (oral examination). Vivas are held in Dundee.

Entry requirements

Students normally require a degree in science, engineering or a medically-related professional qualification in, for example, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, orthotics, prosthetics, nursing or medicine. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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