Kingston University

Kingston University


This course has been specifically designed to develop qualified practitioners who are proactive, flexible and able to meet the changing needs of health and social care. This MSc develops physiotherapists who are critical thinkers and independent learners with entrepreneurial and problem solving skills.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree in a subject related area such as biological or behavioural science, sports science, physiology, health science or health related profession; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS with 7.0 overall and 7.0 in the written element (with no other section less than 6.5).

Course modules

Modules include: Essentials of physiotherapy; management of neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction; neurological rehabilitation; management of complex cardiorespiratory dysfunction; evaluation of reflection in rehabilitation; psychology for exercise and health; physiotherapy in context; interprofessional debates, management; professional development in rehabilitation; research project. Optional modules: towards self management; cancer survival.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework (e.g. essays, written reports and presentations), written and practical examinations, clinical assessments and research dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St George's Hospital Merton SW17 0RE South East

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Applicant Services
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0844 855 2177