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Physiotherapy (delivered with St. George's University of London), M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #591 (QS) London, United Kingdom
The Physiotherapy (delivered with St. George's University of London) course at Kingston University has been specifically designed for graduates of health and life sciences disciplines with a desire to pursue a career in Physiotherapy.

Overview

During the Physiotherapy (delivered with St. George's University of London) course at Kingston University, students will undertake learning via a variety of methods in order to become practitioners who are proactive, flexible and able to meet the changing needs of health and social care. Graduates of this MSc programme are critical thinkers and independent learners with problem-solving skills. Teaching and learning methods include classroom-based learning, simulated practical exercises, self-directed learning and practice placements, which are undertaken in a variety of healthcare environments including acute NHS hospital trusts, community-based services, mental health trusts and private hospitals.

Highlights

  • Shared campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK
  • This course is taught in partnership with Kingston University. You will benefit from a large, multi-faculty experience combined with the health science expertise offered by St George’s
  • Opportunity to learn anatomy by prosection and dissection of cadavers
  • The course includes 30 weeks of practice placement
  • Interprofessional education: Shared learning alongside other MSc postgraduate courses and both pre and post registration students

Programme Structure

Modules included:
  • Management of Neuromusculoskeletal Dysfunction
  • Essentials of Physiotherapy
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Management of Neuromusculoskeletal Dysfunction
  • Management of Complex Cardiorespiratory Dysfunction
  • Evaluation of Reflection in Rehabilitation
  • Psychology for Exercise & Health
  • Physiotherapy in Context

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Please note: there is no official deadline for applications, but we recommend that you apply by June for September entry and by October for January entry.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • 2:1 honours.
  • Subjects accepted: Biology, behavioural science, sports science, physiology, health science or a health-related profession which ideally contains human anatomy and physiology.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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