Modules and Credits

The BCC’s Programme of Study in Chiropractic is a five year full-time scheme of 300 ECTS ( European Credit Transfer System) credits. The list of modules and credits are outlined below. All modules are compulsory.

Moduls and credits

  • Year One

     Foundation level

    • Clinical Biomechanics and Chiropractic Technique I (10 ECTS)
    • Chiropractic in Society I (5 ECTS)
    • Introduction to the Study of Human Tissues (10 ECTS)
    • Personal Development, Research and Reflective Practice I (5 ECTS)
    • Human Structure and Function I (10 ECTS)
    • Molecules of Life ( Introduction to Biochemistry) (5 ECTS)
    • Human Structure and Function II (10 ECTS)
    • Neurology 1 (5 ECTS)

    60 ECTS

  • Year Two

    Intermediate level

    • Clinical Biomechanics and Chiropractic Technique II (10 ECTS)
    • Clinical Skills I (10 ECTS)
    • Chiropractic in Society II (5 ECTS)
    • Neurology II  (15 ECTS)
    • Pathophysiology (10 ECTS)
    • Radiographic Physics and Normal Anatomy  (5 ECTS)
    • Personal Development, Research and Reflective Practice II (5 ECTS)

    60 ECTS

  • Year three

    Intermediate/Higher level

    • Neurology III (5 ECTS)
    • Nutrition and Toxicology (5 ECTS)
    • Advanced Chiropractic Technique II (10 ECTS)
    • Microbiology and Public Health (5 ECTS)
    • Clinical Skills II (15 ECTS)
    • Radiology and Special Imaging (10 ECTS)
    • Chiropractic in Society III (5 ECTS)
    • Clinical Practicum I (5 ECTS)

    60 ECTS

  • Year four

    Higher level

    • Advanced chiropractic Technique II (5 ECTS)
    • Clinical Approaches to Unique Populations (5 ECTS)
    • Clinical Skills III (15 ECTS)
    • Chiropractic in Society IV  (5 ECTS)
    • Clinical Practicum II   (30 ECTS)

    60 ECTS

Year five

Master level

  • Clinical Practicum III (30 ECTS)
  • Clinical Skills IV (5 ECTS)
  • Chiropractic in Society V (5 ECTS)
  • Research Project Design (5 ECTS)
  • Reserach Project (15 ECTS)

60 ECTS