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Physiotherapy BSc

UCAS code: B160

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Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

The BSc Physiotherapy provides a contemporary science-based curriculum that prepares graduates for working flexibly across the changing health and social care environment and to provide high-quality, person centered and population sensitive, responsive service where individual choice is paramount. The programme has a strong emphasis on skill development for effective communication, evidence-based practice, professionalism and leadership in healthcare, alongside promoting a systematic understanding of the core principles underpinning physiotherapy practice to guide clinical reasoning and health promotion. On completion of the programme, graduates are eligible to apply for state registration as a physiotherapist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).

Key benefits

  • King’s College London is ranked 12th in the world for Clinical, Pre-clinical and Health (Times Higher Education 2022 subject ranking).
  • King’s Health Partners is one of only seven UK Academic Health Science Centres, where world-class research, education and clinical practice are brought together for the benefit of patients by translating cutting-edge research and existing best practice into excellent patient care.
  • High quality partnership working with professional practice partners and other stakeholders ensures graduates have the knowledge, skills and personal attributes required for working in the NHS, social care and public health.
  • Simulation and Interactive Learning (SaIL) Centres on three sites provide a range of interprofessional high fidelity and low fidelity simulations of hospital and community environments working on advanced communication skills, clinical simulation, and working with patient actors and patient educators.
  • Innovative teaching partnership with Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.
  • Established interprofessional learning opportunities with other healthcare professional students in College and practice

Employability

When you successfully complete our BSc course, you will be able to apply for registration to practice as a physiotherapist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). This is mandatory for employment within the NHS and enables you to work in a wide variety of environments. You will also be eligible for full membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).

Our recent graduates have continued in further study in:

  • Sports Medicine & Health Science MSc
  • Orthopaedics
  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • PhD

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Investment Consultants
  • Promotional Managers

Employability

When you successfully complete our BSc course, you will be able to apply for registration to practice as a physiotherapist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). This is mandatory for employment within the NHS and enables you to work in a wide variety of environments. You will also be eligible for full membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).

Our recent graduates have continued in further study in:

  • Sports Medicine & Health Science MSc
  • Orthopaedics
  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • PhD

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Investment Consultants
  • Promotional Managers

Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

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