Programme Structure

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

The programme is designed to provide a flexible framework within which you can create a schedule tailored to your own particular needs. The summary below illustrates our module approach:

Accredited SOMM Diploma Course, or that of an affiliated association (including the submission of a reflective essay and personal development plan).

(60 credits – Level 7)
Entry requirement – Equivalent to UK university PG Cert

Option choice 1 (20 credits – Level 7)
Option choice 2 (20 credits – Level 7)

SOMM 1 – compulsory
Methods of Critical Enquiry in the Study of Healthcare Services (20 credits – Level 7)

PG Dip

SOMM 5 – compulsory
Dissertation (60 credits – Level 7)

MSc

The compulsory modules are SOMM 1, Methods of Critical Enquiry in the Study of Healthcare Services; and SOMM 5, Dissertation.

Students are also required to complete two option modules, normally prior to undertaking the research dissertation (SOMM 5)

Option Modules – take place in Liverpool and one module is self-directed study with no attendance required. You can select your options according to your own commitments and availability; there are four to choose from:

  • Theory and Practice of Injection Therapy – SOMM 2;
  • Advancing Practice in Musculoskeletal Medicine – SOMM 3;
  • Practice Based Proposition Module – SOMM 4; and
  • Special Tests in Musculoskeletal Examination – SOMM 6

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KEY INFO

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MODE OF STUDY

Part-time / blended learning

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