Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

Through critical analysis, contemporary legislation on policy, structure and function of health and social care organisations are considered in addition to how these impact on physiotherapy practice.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have a minimum of an Honours degree with a 2.1 classification in a subject related area (such as sports science, health science, physiology, psychology); or hold a physiotherapy qualification as an overseas trained physiotherapist with qualifications at HE diploma level and a minimum of 1 years clinical experience. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based) or equivalent.

Course modules

Core concepts and skills for physiotherapy; physiotherapy for the promotion of movement and health; physiotherapeutic management of rehabilitation; education, measurement and outcome for physiotherapy; integrated physiotherapy practice.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 243 7900