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

This course offers an accelerated route to the necessary qualifications for a licence to practise physiotherapy in the UK; it uses a guided discovery model of learning, reinforced by clinical placements; the aims of the course have been closely matched to the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework; the course consists of core modules, a clinical placement (students must complete more than 1000 hours), and a research paper.

Core: Introduction to Professional Practice 2,Foundations and Priniciples of Physiotherapy Practice,Clinical Management and Evaluation 1, Practice Placement 1 & 2.

For further information, please see our website.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

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