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MSC Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

MSC Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

JAN-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Physiotherapy

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

  • Gain a specialist qualification in physiotherapy on a course with a high level of student satisfaction
  • Become a highly skilled, evidence-based clinician
  • Attain an advanced level of theoretical and practical understanding
  • Train at one of the largest and most established physiotherapy educational departments in the UK
  • Benefit from well-regarded teaching and excellent clinical placement opportunities

This Masters-level physiotherapy course provides you with the training, qualifications and opportunities to embark on an exciting career in the field. Aimed at applicants who have already studied a degree in the subject, it instills an advanced level of clinical reasoning, critical thinking and reflection.

How you learn

The teaching is based around the development of key transferable skills that you need to become a qualified physiotherapist. You will undertake clinical placements in a variety of settings, and benefit from wide-ranging teaching and learning methods at our Collegiate Campus.

You will study at Collegiate Campus whilst undertaking academic modules and in a variety of service provider venues for placement modules

You learn through

  • practicals and seminars
  • logs
  • online materials
  • webinars
  • placements, including overseas options in final year
  • shared modules with other health and social care professionals including therapeutic radiographers, physiotherapists and dieticians

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • Industry
  • Professional sport
  • Private practice
  • NHS
  • Education
  • Research
  • Working overseas

Accreditation

This course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

Modules

Understanding Complexity In Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Professional Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Key Principles In Physiotherapy (15 Credits) - Core
Evaluating Research Methodologies (15 Credits) - Core
Creating Original Practice (45 Credits) - Core
Clinical Reasoning In Physiotherapy (30 Credits) - Core
Evaluating Complexity In Practice (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)

£24,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (overall cost)

£35,140

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You need a first degree recognised in the UK at 2.1 or above in a science related subject including biology, biochemistry, biomedical science, chemistry, medical science and sport science. Applicants with other degrees will be assessed on an individual basis and GCSEs in Science at grade C or 4 or equivalents; Maths at grade C or 4 or equivalents; English Language or Literature at grade C or 4 or equivalents; OCR Science level 2; Science units gained on a level 3 BTEC or OCR National Diploma or Extended Diploma qualification; Science credits gained on Access to Higher Education Diplomas (at least 12 credits at level 2 or 6 credits gained at level 3); Level 2 Key Skills/ Application of Number/ Grade D at GSCE Maths/ Level 2 Maths credits from an Access course; Level 2 Literacy; Level 2 Key Skills.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on...more

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