Advancing Neurorehabilitation of the Upper Limb Short Course

Advancing Neurorehabilitation of the Upper Limb Short Course

This course is suitable for clinicians working within neurorehabilitation and will explore the contemporary research underpinning the assessment and management of those with neurological impairment of the upper limb.

The module will be delivered by a range of expert neurorehabilitation clinicians from clinical practice, academic and research backgrounds.

There will be opportunities to develop networks, share and develop best practice and explore multi-professional approaches to clinical decision making in complex neurorehabilitation care.

Entry and Admissions

Award Type:

Short Course

Ancillary Award:



Short Course / CPD

Study Mode:

Part time

Delivery Method:


Course Length:

Five days plus one exam day


School of Sport and Health Sciences

Partner Colleges:

No Partner College



Start Date:

October 2019 - The dates for the next cohort are: 7-9 October and 5-6 November with an exam on Wednesday 4 December 2019.

Entry Requirements:

BSc or related qualification in a relevant health related subject.

Course Content

Course Outline:
The course will be delivered in a three and two day blocks, with a 2-part exam to follow. It is 20 credits at Level 7 and can be taken as part of the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice or MSc Healthcare Practice. It will also complement the Neurological Injection Therapy module.

Learning Environment & Assessment:

Course will be delivered in appropriate specialist rooms on campus.

Academic Expertise

Taught by a range of specialists within the field of neurorehabilitation.

Learning outcome & aims

We aim to create the perfect blend of knowledge, practical experience and relevance to equip UCLan graduates with the confidence and skills they need to get ahead in the world of work.

Industry links & professional accreditation

A range of external specialist speakers will deliver content.

Work experience and international opportunities

At UCLan we work with a range of businesses and organisations, many of which provide work experience opportunities and project briefs to enable to you gain real work experience whilst you undertake your postgraduate programme. Your course tutor will advise on opportunities available within your course and the UCLan Careers Team can provide help, advice and guidance on how to apply for them and how to make the most of these opportunities.

Graduate Careers

The UCLan Careers Team offer ongoing supportive careers advice and guidance throughout your course and after graduation, along with a range of modules, work experience opportunities and events to help you acquire the skills to make you stand out to potential employers in today’s competitive market.


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Progression Routes

This module can be stand alone or completed as part of the MSc Advanced Clinical Practice or MSc Healthcare Practice. It will also complement the Neurological Injection Therapy module.

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

To apply or for further information please contact the Health CPD Team

Tel: 01772 893836

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