Rehabilitation Studies - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice, M.Sc. | Part time | University of Bradford | Bradford, United Kingdom
M.Sc. On Campus

Rehabilitation Studies - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice

24 months
598 GBP/module
598 GBP/module
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University of Bradford's Rehabilitation Studies - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice programme is aimed at physiotherapists working in the speciality of musculoskeletal practice in a variety of health care settings. It offers physiotherapists a range of opportunities to develop their theoretical knowledge relevant to their role and the chance to extend current clinical practice.


Key facts

University of Bradford's Rehabilitation Studies - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice students will integrate the theory and evidence base of musculoskeletal practice. The modules include taught sessions at the Faculty of Health Studies, University of Bradford to encourage shared learning. These sessions include both theory and practical skills with an emphasis on clinical reasoning and problem solving.

Further learning and teaching on the practice module occurs in the clinical setting under the guidance of a clinical mentor. Students require access to an appropriate clinical caseload in order to be able to undertake the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice modules.

The musculoskeletal modules in Bradford have been developed in conjunction with specialist clinicians working in hospitals within the region, thus ensuring the continued clinical relevance of the programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Project
  • Pursuing Primary Research
  • Pursuing a Systematic Review
  • Pursuing a Work-based Dissertation
  • Physiotherapy Management of Peripheral Joint Dysfunction - Lower Limb

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a relevant professional qualification normally at Bachelors degree level (Ordinary or Honours) or equivalent.
  • Be a physiotherapist registered with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Normally have two years post qualification experience
  • Be working in the relevant field of musculoskeletal physiotherapy practice
  • Have access to appropriate clinical practice for the duration of the modules (the University has the provision to offer some practice placements in the onsite Physiotherapy clinic)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    598 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 598 GBP per module during 24 months.
  • National

    598 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 598 GBP per module during 24 months.
  • 10 credits: £598
  • 20 credits: £1,194
  • 30 credits: £1,792
  • 40 credits: £2,388
  • Dissertation modules (if applicable): £2,584

Living costs for Bradford

713 - 1353 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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