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Advanced Physiotherapy

This course allows students who are physiotherapists and who want to bring their clinical skills and critical reasoning skills up to an advanced level. What you learn will have broad application in patient-management, and will enable you to thoroughly evaluate your professional practice.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.1 or above, in Physiotherapy or Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy under University APEL regulations. Considerations would be given to students with a 2.2 with appropriate experience and satisfactory references. Students who do not have a physiotherapy qualification can also take the programme and attain the MSc qualification but a differently titled MSc. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Preparing for research in health; neuromuscular function and dysfunction; professional business management for health professionals; either manual therapy, health and wellbeing or neuroscience and neurological rehabilitation; research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes presentations, oral examinations, assignments and critical reflections.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 6 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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