As part of the application you will be required to write a personal statement outlining your motivation for becoming a Physician Associate, and your relevant experience and personal qualities. This must be achieved in a single sitting and within 24 months of the time of application to this course. Please note that it is not currently possible for Physician Associates who have trained in the UK to practice outside of the UK. Clinical anatomy will be taught using a combination of lectures and hands-on workshops using 3D anatomical models. The knowledge gained on anatomical structure will be complemented with functional knowledge through teaching on medical physiology topics.
MSc Physician Associate Studies ( entry) | The University of Manchester
With unrivalled access to clinical resources and working professionals, the course will fully equip you with all the skills and knowledge required to support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients. It is a very challenging but incredibly rewarding experience. The course has an outstanding pass rate on the Physician Associate National Exam and fantastic graduate employment. Read more information about our courses and university services terms and conditions. A postgraduate-level qualification for life science graduates who wish to become Physician Associates.
Physician associates are trained to work with doctors and other healthcare professionals to diagnose and manage complex disease. We understand that prospective students and offer-holders may have concerns about the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Applicants should hold or be predicted an Upper Second class degree This may include the life sciences e. Although we encourage applications from other healthcare professionals, we do not accept applications from candidates with medical degrees or those who have previously studied for, but not completed, a medical or healthcare degree.
Join our next Postgraduate or Undergraduate Open Day. Are you interested in a career as a Physician Associate, working alongside doctors in hospitals and GP surgeries, diagnosing and managing patient treatment? Our integrated two year MSc Physician Associate Studies degree is the only course in South Wales and will help you develop the knowledge and clinical skills to pass the National Examination Certificate and start your new healthcare role. This achievement makes us a leading place to study and train to become a Physician Associate in Wales and the UK. Starting in the first weeks after enrolment you will benefit from clinical placements with a high level of patient contact.