Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Physiotherapist work to improve the lives of individuals with Physical and Psychosocial difficulites.

This degree, which is accredited by The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and approved by the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC), has excellent employment following completion with 100% of graduates employed or in further study within six months of finishing. The course maintains small cohort sizes resulting in excellent lecturer-to-student ratio meaning more support, education and resource availability, throughout your three years.

As a trainee physiotherapist you’ll treat people of all ages, with a range of difficulties and discover ways to help maximise each patient’s potential through your knowledge of human movement and function. You’ll also gain healthcare techniques to manage peoples’ physical, psychological and social wellbeing, and because practical experience is central to this course, you’ll gain real world experience in a diverse array of settings. In your final year you’ll present an innovation project at a student conference, integrated to help to boost your career prospects.

Your learning will be facilitated by a range of staff with relevant clinical expertise and knowledge appropriate to all units of study. All staff are research active, contributing to driving the profession forwards.

New for 2020: Physiotherapy students on courses from September 2020 may be eligible for non-repayable government funding of at least £5,000 a year. Find out more information about the funding on the gov.uk website.

BSc (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
B160 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

For September 2020 and september 2021 entry: 128 - 144 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A levels or equivalent, including 40 points in a required subject. BTEC Extended Diploma of DDM but must be accompanied by an A level in a required subject with 40 points.

Required subject for September 2020: Biology, Human Biology, Physical Education

Required subject for September 2021:

  • A Level: Biology, Human Biology, Physical Education
  • BTEC: Applied Human Biology

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