BRUNEL UNIVERSITY LONDON

Physiotherapy

BSc (Hons)  |  Placement Year:   No

The highly successful and well established Physiotherapy programme at Brunel is currently offered in two formats: a three-year BSc (Hons) programme and a two-year pre-registration Masters programme (MSc). Both programmes are full time.

On the BSc programme, you can gain practical experience for your career across a variety of healthcare settings, including NHS hospitals, private healthcare providers, community hospitals, health centres, GP surgeries, schools, nursing homes and sports centres. 

Our students are extremely well thought of by clinicians in the South East; our partner clinicians rated 96% of Brunel students as excellent or very good on their final clinical practice placement shortly before qualifying. 

Programme description

The highly successful and well established Physiotherapy programme at Brunel is currently offered in two formats: a three-year BSc (Hons) programme and a two-year pre-registration Masters programme (MSc). Both programmes are full time.

On the BSc programme, you can gain practical experience for your career across a variety of healthcare settings, including NHS hospitals, private healthcare providers, community hospitals, health centres, GP surgeries, schools, nursing homes and sports centres. 

Our students are extremely well thought of by clinicians in the South East; our partner clinicians rated 96% of Brunel students as excellent or very good on their final clinical practice placement shortly before qualifying. 

Key Modules

100% of our Physiotherapy graduates are in professional/managerial jobs six months after graduating.*

 Successful completion of the programme provides eligibility to apply for statutory registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and full membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2015/16

Module & Subject

Level 1 

  • Continuing Professional Development 1
  • Anatomy 1: Lower Quadrant
  • Anatomy 2: Upper Quadrant
  • Rehabilitation 1 and 2
  • Pathophysiology
  • Musculoskeletal Lower Quadrant 1
  • Respiratory

Level 2  

  • Clinical Preparation 1
  • Placements 1 and 2
  • Physiotherapy Practice 1: Ageing Studies
  • Physiotherapy Practice 2: Paediatrics
  • Continuing Professional Development 2
  • Musculoskeletal 2: Upper Quadrant
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Research Methods

Level 3 

  • Placements 3, 4 and 5
  • Physiotherapy Practice 3: Women’s Health
  • Physiotherapy Practice 4: Oncology & Palliative Care
  • Physiotherapy Practice 5: Emerging Practice
  • Physiotherapy Practice 6: Mental Health
  • Continuing Professional Development 3
  • Critical Care
  • Professional Practice
  • Research Proposal
Entry Requirements
  • GPA 5.0 or 80%

    80% is required in any specific subjects that are stated in GCE A-level entry requirements above.

    • IELTS: 7 (min 6.5W, 6.5L, 6.5R, 6.5S)
    • Pearson: 64 (58 in all subscores)
    • BrunELT: 70% (65% in all areas)
Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 3 years
Course Fee:  16200.00
Course Level:  POSTGRADUATE
Application Deadline 
International Student:   (15,July)
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Brunel University London, Kingston Lane Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH
Intake Deadline
SEPTEMBER