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Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Teesside University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

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

Subject Ranking

Ranked 23rd for Physiotherapy (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    147
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    98.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    92.73 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: B160

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Advanced Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
UCAS Tariff: 144–128

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per course
Overseas students: £11,825 per year

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The Course

Summary

**Summary**: As a physiotherapist, you make a real difference to the way people function physically, socially and psychologically, using therapeutic intervention to optimise their abilities. This is achieved through health promotion, preventative healthcare and rehabilitation.**Course details**: As with all healthcare professionals, the public place high levels of expectations and trust in their physiotherapist. To work in this sector it is essential that you are able to demonstrate the core values embedded within the NHS Constitution: working together for patients, respect and dignity, commitment to quality of care, compassion, improving lives and everyone counts.You learn to apply your knowledge and understanding of contemporary physiotherapy practice, and you gain the skills to be a safe, autonomous and professional practitioner. Core skills underpinning physiotherapy include manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, movement analysis and electrotherapy. Throughout the course, as part of the placement experience, you will be required to participate in a shift pattern rota or work weekends.**After the course**: Opportunities are available for employment within the NHS, private sector or charitable trusts – in hospitals, GP surgeries, schools, industry and in the community. You could also consider a career working in clinical research or teaching, in the UK or overseas.

Start Dates

  • 16 September 2019 at Teesside University

Teesside University

University League Table Ranking: 92nd

Teesside University is a friendly, modern university based on a vibrant campus in the heart of Middlesbrough in North East England. The university has recently invested more than £270m in its campus and facilities and offers a range of courses and study options.

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Postal Address

Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions
Teesside University
Borough Road
Middlesbrough
TS1 3BX
ENGLAND

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