Study

The Musculoskeletal System

The Musculoskeletal System: the Science of Staying Active into Old Age

This free online course looks at the ageing process and how every day behavious and choices affect our long-term musculoskeletal health.

The course lasts for three weeks and will focus on the following questions:

  • what is musculoskeletal health?
  • how can exercise benefit the musculoskeletal system?
  • how can diet benefit the musculoskeletal system?

It has been developed by the MRC-Arthritis Research UK Centre for Integrated research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (a collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool, Sheffield and Newcastle).

Course start date: 6 November 2017.

Book your place

For further information about the course and to book a place visit the FutureLearn website