BSc (Hons)

Physiotherapy

Duration
3 years
Start
September 2024
UCAS Code
B160
Delivery
In-person

Study for a rewarding career with our BSc in Physiotherapy. You’ll be playing a key role in helping to improve people’s health, wellbeing and quality of life.

Why study with us

  • 1st
    in the UK for graduate prospects (outcomes)
    Complete University Guide (Physiotherapy)
    2024
  • 1st
    in the UK for graduate prospects
    Times Good University Guide (Physiotherapy)
    2024
  • 2nd
    in the North West for overall score
    Guardian University Guide (Physiotherapy)
    2024
  • 3rd
    in the UK for learning opportunities
    National Student Survey (Physiotherapy) (compared with unis in the Guardian University Guide)
    2023
  • As part of your studies, you’ll complete a number of clinical hours before you graduate. You will be able to build up your own caseload of patients, enabling you to gain experience in managing a clinical diary and dealing with real cases in a supervised environment.
  • You’ll be taught how to diagnose and holistically treat a wide variety of clinical problems with a chance to practice in locations that include Blackburn Rovers Academy as well as placements in Florida and our Cyprus Campus.
  • The course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP). Successful completion of this course means you can apply to register as a physiotherapist with the HCPC and for full membership of the CSP.
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What you'll do

  • The course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP). Successful completion of this course means you can apply to register as a physiotherapist with the HCPC and for full membership of the CSP.
  • You’ll complete approximately 1,000 hours of assessed clinical practice.
  • And you’ll study research processes, learn how to apply current evidence to your practice and develop skills in reflection and critical appraisal.

Modules

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Meet the team

Mike Greaney
Lecturer
School of Health, Social Work and Sport

Mike teaches across all Physiotherapy year groups, as well as being admissions tutor for BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy. Alongside Mike’s teaching commitments, he also maintains a strong clinical link with the Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Charity (BASIC) and is external examiner at…

Accreditations

  • This course is accredited by the CSP – the professional, educational and trade union body for the UK's chartered psychotherapists, physiotherapy students and support workers. After you graduate you will be eligible to apply for membership of the CSP.
  • This course is approved and endorsed by the HCPC regulatory body. The HCPC is a regulator of health and care professionals in the UK, approving programmes and setting the standards that individuals must meet in order to become a registered professional.

Future careers

Physiotherapists with a BSc in Physiotherapy work in many places including hospitals, health centres, industry, private practices and sports clubs. 

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Fees and funding

2024/25
UK
Full-time£9,250 per year
International
Full-time£16,500 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Health, Social Work and Sport

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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