601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, United Kingdom

Physiotherapy - Coventry University

This professionally accredited course is designed to prepare you personally and professionally for a successful career as a chartered physiotherapist. You will develop a wide range of practical and academic skills in contemporary physiotherapy with multiple opportunities to develop your clinical skills through work-based learning – a total of 1,120 hours completed over the course of five clinical placements – in which you will participate in physiotherapy practice under the supervision of a fully qualified, experienced physiotherapist. Our new multimillion Alison Gingell Building provides state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and research, featuring hospital simulation, rehabilitation, clinical skills training, sport and exercise environments. It includes a Biosciences super-lab, together with a range of life sciences research facilities. You’ll be taught by a team of enthusiastic, research-active staff who place great emphasis on your individual development, equipping you with the theoretical, practical, analytical, interpersonal and research skills required for effective clinical reasoning. You will develop the confidence to make informed, competent treatment decisions, initially during placement and subsequently as you move forward into your physiotherapy career. **Key Course Benefits** * High levels of student satisfaction of 96% (NSS 2018) * Coventry is ranked 7th for Physiotherapy in the Complete University Guide 2019. * Eligibility to apply to join the CSP and to register with HCPC to use the protected title of ‘physiotherapist’. * Opportunities for guest lectures lead by experts in their fields and employers in large NHS trusts, private practice, industry and sport, such as the Head of Sports Medicine at WBA FC, and Karen Middleton Chief Exec of the CSP. * Specialist facilities and equipment include: dedicated laboratories for anatomy, electrotherapy and manual skills; a shared Clinical Skills Simulation Unit which includes manikins for teaching and learning; a Vicon Motion Analysis System, Isokinetic dynamometer, Lumbar Motion Monitor, Ultrasound Scanner, Biomechanic work station and Electrotherapy equipment. **Accreditation and Professional Recognition** This course is accredited and recognised by the following bodies: **Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)** The course is accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP). At the end of the course you will be eligible to apply for membership of the CSP and registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), which conveys a licence that allows you to use the title of physiotherapist and to practise physiotherapy in the UK. Additional costs may apply. Please check with the membership body for details.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,CoventryUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250