Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Physiotherapy

Learn in state-of-the-art facilities, study the latest in clinical research and get leading-edge training in our MSc Physiotherapy programme. GCU collaborates with industry to bring a cutting-edge course of study to physiotherapists seeking to advance their careers. The programme is delivered by practising experts, specialists and academics - and informed by the latest developments in the field. You'll hone your skills in a friendly, open and diverse environment - where we're focused on advancing your career and committed to global engagement, social responsibility and serving the common good. Get a world-class education that takes a cross-functional approach, with contributions from the fields of nursing, podiatry, occupational therapy and radiography as well as physiotherapy, and modules taught by guest experts and experienced academic staff across GCU's School of Health and Life Sciences. Drawing on our close relationship with industry, your programme includes a wide range of teaching methods to help you advance in your career - including problem-solving activities, case studies, practice-based learning, peer support and blended learning using GCULearn, our high-tech virtual environment.

Entry requirements

MSc: UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in physiotherapy. Alternatively an unclassified degree or professional diploma in physiotherapy with over two years' professional experience. Academic IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0.

Course modules

Advancing Practice (1 and 2); Evaluating Evidence to Develop Research and Inform Practice; Advanced Leadership for Health and Social Care Practitioners; and Dissertation.

Assessment methods

We use a wide range of learning and teaching methods to ensure that you have both the necessary knowledge and understanding of business and management and a portfolio of intellectual and personal skills. Each module on the programme uses its own learning, teaching and assessment strategy to achieve learning objectives. Assessment methods vary between modules and may include unseen examinations, class tests, essays, management reports, case studies, presentations, and group work.

Sponsorship information

We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year. For up to date fee information for this programme, please visit www.gcu.ac.uk.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,980 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
01413318630