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Respiratory Physiotherapy (M.Sc. / P.Grad. Dip.)

1 year full-time and 2 year part-time

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Course Director

Dr Juliette Hussey

Telephone Number

+353 1 896 2125

jmhussey@tcd.ie

Course Description



Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology Exercise prescriptionClinical Exercise PrescriptionResearch Methods and StatisticsPhysiotherapy in Respiratory MedicineClinical Practice in Respirator PhysiotherapyHealth Policy and ManagementResearch Dissertation.

An individual research project on some aspect of Respiratory Physiotherapy shall be completed by MSc students. Students shall be assigned a supervisor with whom the research topic must be agreed. The proposal must be accepted by the course committee prior to commencement. Ethical approval for research projects will be sought as necessary. The dissertation will involve regular meetings between the student and supervisor. MSc students will present their research findings in a report in a paper format of no more than 3,500 words.

Students performance will be assessed by coursework that is completed throughout the year and by their performance during a clinical placement. Coursework will include case-based questions, case studies, essays, laboratory reports and literature reviews.

Course Details

Duration

1 year full-time and 2 year part-time

Next Intake

Not for 2019/20

Physiotherapists with a relevant undergraduate degree that deems them eligible for membership of the ISCP.

Get In Touch

Course Director

Dr Juliette Hussey

Telephone Number

+353 1 896 2125

jmhussey@tcd.ie