Taught course

Advanced Physiotherapy (Neuromusculoskeletal)

University of Hertfordshire · School of Health and Social Work

Entry requirements

The course is suitable for qualified physiotherapists who are interested in advancing their existing skills and acquiring new ones in the management of neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction. You should have a least one year’s post-qualification experience in a musculoskeletal setting and evidence of relevant continuing professional development. You should have a clinical caseload during the course to enable you to apply theory to practice, integrate, consolidate and reflect on new skills and meet the demands of the assessment.

You will need to be registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).

Months of entry


Course content

This well-established Master’s degree is designed for physiotherapists who want to specialise and develop advanced skills and knowledge in neuromusculoskeletal physiotherapy. It includes a high proportion of relevant compulsory modules including a clinical practice element. The course is designed to enhance your current knowledge and understanding and give you opportunities to challenge and critically evaluate your professional practice. The aim is to advance your skills as a professional and develop your career so that you can practice safely, effectively and legally.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1707 284800