University of Plymouth

86 th
Young University Rankings 2018
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Physiotherapy

Learn to work in diverse practice settings, including neurological, sports and respiratory, in a variety of healthcare locations including hospitals, specialist rehabilitation centres as well as patients’ homes. Our innovative, problem-based learning approach means that you learn from ‘real-life’ clinical scenarios that reflect conditions that physiotherapists treat. This course is endorsed by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. You will benefit from extracurricular experience in providing supervised physiotherapy support with the Plymouth University Raiders Basketball Team and at events such as the Plymouth Half Marathon and Plymouth 10K. You will graduate armed with the skills and experience to find employment in a variety of environments. You could find yourself working in hospitals, health centres, the local community, with the elderly, the disabled or for charitable organisations both in the UK or abroad. * Complete 1,000 hours of supervised clinical practice in varied clinical settings alongside theory and practical skills. * Learn to study independently and in small groups with our problem based learning curriculum. * Become autonomous practitioners with highly developed problem solving skills. * Work with a physiotherapy team engaged in research at an international level. * Benefit from research informed teaching. * Benefit from extracurricular experience in providing supervised physiotherapy support with the Plymouth University Raiders Basketball Team and at events such as the Plymouth Half Marathon and Plymouth 10K. * Graduate armed with the skills and experience to find employment in a variety of environments. You could find yourself working in hospitals, health centres, the local community, with the elderly, the disabled or for charitable organisations both in the UK or abroad. * On successful completion of the course you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council. As a successful graduate you’ll be able to progress from student to full membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Plymouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250