(Short Course) Physiotherapy: An Introduction to the Profession

Physiotherapy student

Course details


10 weeks


Blended Learning

Why choose? this course?

The module aims to provide those considering studying physiotherapy with an insight into the beliefs and philosophy of the profession.

Key course features

  • Gain a better insight into the role of a physiotherapist, including common areas of practice such as health and social care.
  • Increase your opportunity to perform well, in application to and interview for, places on physiotherapy programmes.
  • A source of recent academic study for applicants who have not studied in the last 5 years (Physiotherapy BSc (Hons) application requirements).

What you will study

  • Introduction to the module, Understanding Self
  • Models of Reflection, Teams and diversity
  • Understanding Physiotherapy Frameworks, Legislation
  • Trends in Physiotherapy – political, social and ethical
  • Role of the Physiotherapist

Entry requirements & applying

The booking for this course closes a week before the course start date.


Teaching & Assessment

Multiple choice assessment and reflective practice.


Fees & funding