Taught course

Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

Institution
University of Southampton · Faculty of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a human biology, behavioural science, sports science, or health-related profession, in which the foundation sciences (including human anatomy, physiology or psychology) were completed at Honours level, plus experience of undergraduate-level research and a project or dissertation; evidence of recent cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills would be an advantage; insight into the physiotherapy profession is required.

Months of entry

January

Course content

Our accelerated pre-registration programme will enable you to qualify as a physiotherapist in just two years. You will develop a range of skills from the full scope of physiotherapy practice underpinned by the ability to think highly critically and to evaluate and apply evidence in practice. You will have exposure to world-leading researchers, complete a masters level research study (suitable for publication in an academic journal), and undertake a minimum of 1,000 hours’ practice placement under the supervision of a qualified physiotherapist. On successful completion of the programme you will be able to register with the physiotherapy profession and be in the best possible position to select and progress in the physiotherapy field of your choice.

Typical modules include: Managing Clinical Cases; Clinical Assessment and Treatment; Integrated Clinical Cases; Managing Complex Cases; Critical Inquiry (Research); Introduction to Professional Practice; Future Professional Practice; Practice Placements

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Health Sciences
Email
pgapply.fhs@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 23 8059 5500