Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 7

Module credits

20 credits

Start date

September, January

Course length

11 weeks


Distance learning

Module description

About this module

This module includes modalities used by occupational therapists and physiotherapists, providing a unique opportunity for cross professional development. This will foster greater understanding of fellow professionals’ roles in the multidisciplinary hand therapy team and enhance team homogeneity.

This module is studied by distance learning (online with work-based activities) and is assessed by an assignment. Tutorial support is provided via telephone, email or online.

Who this course is for

Occupational therapists and physiotherapists

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

Fees and funding

2020/21 Fees

If this is an LBR (Learning Beyond Registration) course and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM (Health Education East Midlands) - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £700.

For more information on payment options, please contact our Student Records and Fees team by phone on +44 (0)1332 591063 or email at

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) +44 (0)1332 591992

Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

Please note that this course is subject to minimum numbers in order to run.