Bachelor of Science BSc Orthopaedic and Manipulative Therapy

Course Director: Dr. Neil Sheehan MISCP, MMedSE, PhD.
Places: 14
Points: 400
Duration: 3 Years & 3 Months
Exit Award: Yes
Accreditation: National University of Medical Science, Spain. (NUMSS)
ROSTI Approved: This course is approved by the Register of Orthopaedic & Soft Tissue Therapists of Ireland.

Subjects Studied.

Year 1:

  • Anatomy
  • Cell biology
  • Ethics & professional practice
  • Orthopaedic therapy
  • Physiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Soft tissue mobilisation
  • Understanding exercise therapy.

Year 2:

  • Anatomy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Injury pathology
  • Manipulative therapy
  • Motion control
  • Orthopaedic therapy
  • Pathophysiology
  • Physiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research method
  • Soft tissue mobilisation

Year 3:

  • Clinical studies
  • Manipulative therapy
  • Pitchside traumatology
  • Orthopaedic therapy
  • Soft tissue mobilisation
  • Research project & dissertation
  • Strapping & taping techniques