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Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Brunel University London

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 19th for Physiotherapy (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    142
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    98.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    94.42 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: B160

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: AAB–ABB At least one A-level must be in Biology, Human Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Maths. A second A-level should be one of the following: Biology, Human Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Applied Science, Chemistry, Classical Civilisations, Economics, English, Geography, History, Languages, Law, Maths (Further Maths or Statistics), Physical Education, Physics, Politics, Psychology, Sociology or Sport Studies. The third A-level can be in any subject.
SQA Advanced Higher: ABB At least one subject must be in Biology, Human Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Maths. A second subject should be one of the following: Biology, Human Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Applied Science, Chemistry, Classical Civilisations, Economics, English, Geography, History, Languages, Law, Maths (Further Maths or Statistics), Physical Education, Physics, Politics, Psychology, Sociology or Sport Studies. The third can be in any subject.

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £16,850 per year

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The Course

Summary

In this course, 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. The Physiotherapy BSc and MSc programmes provide an evidence based approach to contemporary physiotherapy, promoting a commitment to autonomy, research and clinical excellence. Continued professional development (CPD) is an integral part of the programme facilitating the development of essential communication and team working skills. Brunel physiotherapy graduates are working world wide in healthcare sectors including: Prestigious London teaching hospitals, Primary care, Private practice, Elite sport, Military, Charities and voluntary sector world wide, Special schools and clinics. 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.

All our students graduate after successfully completing 30 weeks of full-time clinical experience in a variety of healthcare settings reflective of current practice. Clinical placements occur throughout levels 2 & 3 and consists of five placements each six weeks duration. On each placement students are given the opportunity to consolidate and build upon skills gained on campus; They also have the opportunity to put their clinical skills into practice with patients and to learn alongside expert clinicians, as part of the multidisciplinary team; Our expectations of a student's performance in the clinical setting change as the student progresses through the placements – for example, towards the end of their final placement we expect students to be managing their time, patient case-loads and learning needs on a par with junior qualified physiotherapists.

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at Main Site

Brunel University London

University League Table Ranking: 50th

Brunel University London, founded in 1966, is a leading technology university renowned for its education and research, and its spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship. Based on a single, leafy campus in west London it provides outstanding sports facilities, easy access to central London, and a...

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Postal Address

Clinical Sciences
Brunel University London
Kingston Lane
Uxbridge
UB8 3PH
ENGLAND

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