This degree program is delivered over a single year for most students. There are six core modules as well as a dissertation module.
This is the essence of clinical technique. It is the branch of medicine most closely associated with the action of remedial agents.
- Applied Anatomy and Histopathology
This module explores Histopathology – the changes that disease causes in different body tissues. It also concerns applied anatomy – understanding how the body’s different structures work together.
- Clinical Physiology
This module looks the understanding if the structures of the body in a clinical context – what complaints patients make, and how they can best be addressed.
- Research Skills
This module explores the qualitative and quantitative methods you’ll use to conduct your dissertation research.
- Metrology and Health
This module looks at the science of measurement itself. In the health and clinical context, it looks at exactly what different tests are measuring.
- Molecular Pathology
This module looks at the emerging discipline of molecular pathology – the study or diagnosis of an illness based on the molecular changes it makes to the body.