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.
- A level
- Scottish Advanced Higher
- GCSE/National 4/National 5
- International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
- Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
- OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma
- OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate
- OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma
- Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
- Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
- Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
- Access to HE Diploma
- Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
Grades / Points
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.
This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.
£9,250 per year
These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England
About this University
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 friendly, vibrant and strikingly international community.