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Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) MSc

Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

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Course type


Course Summary

Course overview

This course will help you develop as a reflective, person-centred physiotherapy practitioner by setting the core skills of physiotherapy within an evidence-based context. You will apply and analyse contemporary practice, whilst using evidence to determine the effectiveness of physiotherapeutic interventions in order to solve clinical problems and improve service user outcomes.

You will gain first-hand, practical experience of physiotherapy. Each year of the course includes professional placement modules. The course offers the opportunity to learn leadership skills and engage in service development projects. Through these learning experiences you will be prepared for a long and rewarding physiotherapy career. While studying, you'll learn to adapt to the changing needs of service users and changing health and social care provision.

The ability to adapt to the changing needs of service user and changing health and social care provision in the 21st century is embedded in the curriculum of this innovative programme.

Different course options

Full time | York St John University | 2 years | 14-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date



This module is designed to develop a global appreciation of the research process in health care at M level to include audit, service improvement and research methods to students. Students will recognise and develop their investigative skills making overt links to clinical practice and/ or service delivery.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


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Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You would normally require a first or 2.1 degree in human biology/ behavioural science/sports science/health-related profession plus experience of undergraduate level research skills and a project/dissertation. If you have a 2.2 degree in a relatable subject you may be considered if you are able to demonstrate significant academic or professional experience.

University information

York St John University has been changing the lives of its students since 1841, when it was established as York Teacher Training School, making it one of the UK’s oldest institutions. It has an award-winning, eleven-acre campus situated in the centre of York, boasting state-of-the-art facilities following an investment of more than £46 million since 2011. Here are just some of the reasons to start your Postgraduate study at York St John...more

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