Brunel University London
Physiotherapy (pre-registration programme)
A UK 1st or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification with a preference to a science discipline with extensive anatomy and physiology as an integral component (chiropractic, osteopathy and nursing degrees cannot be considered). All applicants must hold a B grade at A-Level (or international equivalent) in biology with evidence of informed insight into the profession of physiotherapy will be considered on an individual basis. Evidence of academic achievement in the last 4 years will be required. Applicants will be required to attend a full day selection day which includes an interview. Please note this programme is not suitable for qualified physiotherapists. English language requirements: IELTS: 7 (min 6.5 writing, 6.5 listening, 6.5 reading, 6.5 speaking); TOEFL Paper test: 600 (TWE 5) PBT; TOEFL Internet test: 100 IBT (reading 20, listening 20, speaking 20, writing 20); Pearson: 64 (58 in all sub-scores); BrunELT: 70 per cent (65 per cent in all areas).
Modules include: anatomy 1 and 2; rehabilitation 1 and 2; musculoskeletal 1 (the lower quadrant); respiratory; approaches to research; professional development; paediatrics; ageing studies; women's health and men's health; oncology and palliative care; falls services; mental health; clinical placement 1 and 2; clinical preparation; mandatory clinical training; musculoskeletal 1 (the upper quadrant); neurorehabilitation; cardiovascular health; critical care; principles and practice of evidence based healthcare; research dissertation; clinical placement 3, 4 and 5; clinical education.
A variety of assessment tools will be employed to judge students' knowledge and performance including: unseen written exams; written assignments; practical exams; vivas; literature reviews; a project proposal etc. All modules must be passed in order to proceed through the course. Normally students will have 2 attempts at passing each assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Brunel University London||Uxbridge||UB8 3PH||South East|
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