Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

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MSc

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Full Time

| Admissions status: Closed
PURPOSE
For science graduates wishing to become physiotherapists. This is not appropriate for holders of any UK or overseas physiotherapy/physical therapy qualifications.

DESCRIPTION

Clinically orientated with over the minimum requirement of 1,000 hours of professional practice and rigorous complementary academic content. We combine a strong emphasis on scientific research, evidence-based clinical practice and critical and analytical learning. We aim to produce physiotherapists who are capable of working in the changing healthcare environment. The programme integrates teaching and learning from core basic, psychological and social sciences with all physiotherapy practice modules. Further modules include Reflection on Current Practice 1 and 2, Rehabilitation & Exercise, and a research project.



EXTRA PROGRAMME INFORMATION
Further literature: Health Professions Council, Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, The Changing Face of Allied Health Professions.

KEY FACTS
Programme leader/s
Dr Claire White
Accreditation
Eligibility to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council and membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
Awarding institution
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
Duration
Two years FT, September to September.
Location
Guy's Campus, with external professional clinical placements.
Student destinations
Predominantly physiotherapy but also: clinical research, sports, leisure and other graduate opportunities.
Year of entry 2014
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