UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This exciting new programme focuses on the design, development and clinical application of novel rehabilitative and assistive technologies. The programme is delivered by the Aspire Create team, who are engineering the next generation of these technologies, in partnership with clinicians at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.

Course Modules

Core modules: anatomy and physiology for engineers; assistive technology; devices and rehabilitation robotics; biomechanics for assistive technologies; research methods and experiment design. Options: all students participate in two group research projects, which put the theory from the core modules into practice. Each project results in a group report and an individual mini'viva; disability and development; electronic devices and implant technologies; inclusive design and human'machine interfaces; social cognitive rehabilitation.

Course Additional Entry

Prospective students should have a minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in biomedical science (including medicine), engineering, computer science or physics; an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; or sufficient relevant professional experience.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,460  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
MSc (Postgraduate)