University of the West of England, Bristol
MSc Rehabilitation

This MSc Rehabilitation course is for those with qualifications in Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy who wish to take their career to the next level - whether in a leadership role, in academic research or by advancing their clinical expertise.

Course Structure

The full Master's course comprises 180 credits divided into three 60 credits stages: Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma, and Masters. Students work incrementally through the three stages and must pass all modules at each stage in order to progress to the next.


(30 credits)

Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodology

(15 credits)

Contemporary Leadership in Rehabilitation

(30 credits)

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

(30 credits)


(30 credits)


(45 credits)

Optional modules

Ÿ   Health Economics

Ÿ   Evidencing Work Based Learning

Ÿ   Knowledge Mobilisation

Ÿ   Independent Study

Ÿ   Long Term Conditions

Ÿ   Fatigue Management

Mode of Study

The programme will be delivered via on-line mode


September/ January


Total recommended duration is 24 months

Entry Requirement

a good honours degree from a recognised institution of higher education