AECC University College

Physiotherapy (pre registration) (Taught) AECC University College Degree level: Postgraduate


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Course summary

The MSc in Physiotherapy (pre-registration) is a qualifying course for graduates with a suitable and relevant first degree seeking to train as a Physiotherapist. The aim of the course is to provide a challenging and rewarding educational experience that enables students to develop as competent, evidence-based and patient-centred physiotherapy practitioners, capable of making a valuable contribution to their chosen workplace.

As part of the course you will experience a range of diverse and exciting placements including our own on-site healthcare-focused clinic, where you will gain a variety of experiences with a wide range of client groups, under the guidance of skilled clinicians.

Each student will gain experience of physiotherapy within various clinical and private practice settings. With the support of clinical educators, students will treat patients, observe experienced clinicians and participate in all aspects of care including case conferences, ward rounds and home visits.

Course details


• Foundations of Physiotherapy
• Fundamentals of Clinical Practice 1
• Rehabilitation
• Optimising Patient Outcomes
• Fundamentals of Clinical Practice 2
• Physiotherapy Research Project
• Research Methods
• Psychology of Injury, Pain and Recovery
• Mental Health
• Fundamental of Clinical Practice Placements

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second class (2:1 or 2:2) BSc (Hons) degree in a relevant science-based subject.

Examples of relevant subjects include sport and exercise science, sports rehabilitation, sports therapy, human biology, biomedical sciences, anatomy and physiology.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £18,500 Whole course
EU £18,500 Whole course
International £33,000 Whole course
England £18,500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £18,500 Whole course
Scotland £18,500 Whole course
Wales £18,500 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fees quoted are for the whole course (2 years), not per year.

Provider information

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AECC University College
Parkwood Campus
Parkwood Road

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