Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

This is an accelerated programme that provides an opportunity for graduates to gain the knowledge and skills to practise as a physiotherapist. Successful graduates of this MSc are eligible to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and for registration with the Health Professions Council (HPC).

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree in a relevant subject area; evidence of work experience and interest in the relevant field ; criminal records bureau check. An academic reference is essential.

Course modules

Modules include: health care delivery- introduction to m level; foundations in physiotherapy practice; health and social care; patient management in cardio-respiratory; muscuolskeletal and neurological care; the autonomous practitioner, critical thinking; evidence based practice; practice placement preparation; practice placements.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a mix of coursework, written and practical examinations, practice placements, reflective writing, case reviews, oral presentations and a research proposal.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 45 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Elizabeth Gaskell Campus Manchester M13 0JA North West

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