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Physiotherapy

University of Southampton

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
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24950 GBP/year
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About

Learn how to become a physiotherapist who can manage complex cases, and help people with many healthcare issues. Discover how to treat mobility problems caused by illness, injury, and ageing. Learn how to improve people's physical activity and their quality of life at the Physiotherapy BSc course offered by the University of Southampton.

Overview

Course Details

Develop a wide range of professional clinical skills at the Physiotherapy BSc course offered by the University of Southampton with:

  • academic modules
  • clinical placements
  • world-class simulation facilities

You'll develop skills that will prepare you for modern practice that focuses on the patient. These include:

  • communication
  • decision-making
  • team-working abilities
  • manager

You'll learn to work with patients, their families and other healthcare professionals. Our teaching staff are a mix of academics and practising clinical physiotherapists.

You’ll complete over 1,000 hours of clinical placements as you train to be a physiotherapist, in settings ranging from community clinics to large hospitals. These will help you link theory with practice and will cover the core disciplines:

  • musculoskeletal
  • neurology
  • cardiorespiratory
  • special client groups

We actively involve patients and carers in our course, which places special emphasis on empathy and compassion.

Career Opportunities

This course meets the full academic requirements to register as a Chartered Physiotherapist by the Health and Care Professions Council.

You can expect excellent career prospects in a range of healthcare environments where physiotherapy is practised. These include:

  • intensive care
  • stroke rehabilitation
  • musculoskeletal outpatients
  • care for the older adult

The NHS is the UK’s largest employer of health practitioners, but other options include social care, private practice and the armed services. There are also career opportunities in industry, leisure and academia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Physiotherapy Practice
  • Healthy Discussions
  • Integrated Clinical Management
  • Future Professional Practice: Influencing Innovation and Change 
  • Complex Clinical Management
  • Research Methods 
  • Practice Placement 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications for 2021 are no longer taken.

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

One of the following:

  • A-levels: AAB including one pure science subject with a pass in the practical
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Pass with 34 points overall with 17 points at Higher Level including a pure science
  • BTEC: D*D in the BTEC Diploma plus A in a pure science A-level or D* in the BTEC Subsidary Diploma plus AB in A-level subjects including a pure science at Grade A

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU Full-time: £24,950 per year

Funding

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