Physiotherapy at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS

Course summary

Course overview: Physiotherapists have a positive lifelong impact on the way people function physically, socially and psychologically, maintaining and improving quality of life and independence. As a Physiotherapist you treat people of all ages who may be affected by or at risk of illness, injury and pain, though rehabilitation, health promotion and education. Rehabilitative techniques include exercise, manual therapy and providing appropriate equipment to support function. You gain the knowledge and skills to be a safe, autonomous and professional practitioner. Core skills include movement analysis, problem solving, clinical reasoning, therapeutic exercise and communication. This course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP). On completion of your degree, you can apply for chartered membership of the CSP and register with the HCPC. Please note 100% attendance is expected during this programme. Top reasons to study this course: 1. Bespoke contemporary facilities: learn in our industry-standard labs, simulated ward space, hydrotherapy pool, simulation suite and IT suite, preparing you for the role. 2. Experienced teaching team: benefit from their wealth of clinical experience in both NHS and private sector settings, and collective passion for education. 3. Financial support: study this course and you may be eligible for a £5,000 maintenance grant each year from the NHS Business Service Authority. Visit our course page to find out more. After the course: This degree can lead to a rewarding and lifelong career with opportunities for progression and development. The need for physiotherapists is growing globally. Opportunities are available for employment within the NHS, private sector or charitable trusts in settings such as hospitals, GP surgeries, schools, industry and in the community. You could also consider a career working in clinical research or teaching, in the UK or overseas.


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Assessment method

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Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Physiotherapy, Chartered Society of
  • Health and Care Professions Council

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Satisfactory interview, references, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, completed work based risk assessment required. Applicants must demonstrate an understanding of the physiotherapist role.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

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Physiotherapy at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS