Physiotherapy has been taught in Sheffield for over 50 years and we continue to be one of the UK's leading providers of physiotherapy courses and training.
Physiotherapy is a stimulating and challenging area of work. We develop the skills and experience you need to become a chartered physiotherapist – as well as offering a range of flexible continuing professional development courses for experienced physiotherapists.
Physiotherapists treat people of all ages who have a range of illnesses and conditions. Work can range from • children in schools • stroke patients in hospital • care for elderly people at home • intensive care • GP surgeries.
Our courses qualify you to apply to practise physiotherapy in the UK, and use the titles of physiotherapist and chartered physiotherapist.
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Our health and social care courses place a strong emphasis on interprofessional learning. This means that you train alongside practitioners from other health professions. Find out more.
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Study a course designed for physiotherapists who want to improve their clinical, therapeutic and reflective skills. It enhances your proficiency as a learner by integrating and applying practical skills, theory and research. You identify ways to improve the healthcare services you provide, enabling improved patient outcomes.
Full-time, Part-time, Distance learning
Prepare for a career in physiotherapy on one of the largest and most established undergraduate physiotherapy courses in the UK. Students on this course have excellent career prospects thanks to strong links with physiotherapy providers locally and nationally. We can also support you in gaining international employment.
UCAS code B160
Study a course that enhances your profiency and effectiveness in neuro-musculoskeletal practice. The course is designed to advance and challenge your clinical, therapeutic and reasoning skills. It enables you to engage in debate with other therapists and empowers you to deliver improved services and patient care.
27 months full-time
This course is aimed at students who already have some experience of working in health and social care. You develop your exisitng knowledge and skills on a clinical placement to ensure you complete the course prepared and qualified as a physiotherapist.
UCAS code not applicable
This course offers physiotherapists and sports scientists the opportunity to develop their skills and practice through an evidence-based and holistic approach to managing sport injury. It is taught by experienced teaching and research staff with strong links to practice.
If you are a physiotherapist, occupational therapist or nurse with experience in paediatric practice, studying this course can help you broaden your knowledge and offer professional recognition for your specialism.
Develop your health and social care management and leadership skills on this work-based course, which is designed to involve minimal university attendance. The skills and knowledge you gain improve your career potential while making a direct impact on your workplace.
Suitable for health professionals in the UK and worldwide who are unable to attend the University, this distance learning course allows you to gain advanced skills in the critical evaluation and analysis of radiological imaging and interventions. Your studies are led by a team of lecturers who are all registered and experienced allied health professionals with international experience.
The MSc in Applied Sport and Exercise Science helps you to develop the strong technical, analytical, practical and professional skills required to be an effective applied sport and exercise scientist or researcher.
Study for a professional doctorate designed to develop your ability to work at the highest academic level in an applied professional context. Equivalent to a PhD, the goal of your doctorate is to develop your practice as an experienced professional in health, social care, biomedical science or sport and exercise science.
If training or teaching is part of your role as a healthcare professional and you want to develop these skills, this course is designed for you. You learn how to design and develop high-quality learning packages that have an evidence-based approach. You can apply and test what you learn with observed teaching practice in your workplace and teaching small groups of students at the University.
Study ultrasound on a validated course with a long established tradition for excellence. You develop the ultrasound scanning skills required in a range of roles including allied health professionals, midwives, nurses, GPs and medics.
Prepare for more senior health and social care roles on this professionally focused course. You are encouraged to put into practice what you learn by implementing new policies or changes in your workplace. You then reflect on what you’ve done and discuss with lecturers and other managers on the course, gaining insights based on theory and practice.
Gain the skills and knowledge needed to support people with illness, injury and disabilities to find, remain in or return to work. Your studies are relevant to roles in areas such as occupational health, human resources or disability services. The course design allows you to combine your studies with the demands of a busy career and lifestyle.
Enhance your career potential as a diagnostic radiographer by gaining an advanced level of expertise in image interpretation, as well as other key areas such as risk and liability.
Study on a flexible course designed to meet your professional development needs and career aspirations. You choose the topics or modules that suit your individual requirements, helping you to progress to more advanced roles, while studying at a pace that suits you.
This course is no longer running. Please view our other related courses in physiotherapy.MSc Advancing Physiotherapy PracticeMSc Manual Therapy
This course is no longer running. Please view our other related courses in physiotherapy. MSc Advancing Physiotherapy Practice Msc Manual Therapy
This course is no longer running. Please view our other related courses in physiotherapy. MSc Advancing Physiotherapy Practice MSc Manual Therapy
Physiotherapy training room
The physiotherapy room at our Collegiate Campus gives students a hands on experience as it would be in a real environment.
Together in the real world of health and social care
Our health and social care courses place a strong emphasis on interprofessional learning. This means that you train alongside practitioners from other health professions. So, depending on your course you could spend time working alongside
This gives you a fresh perspective on situations. And it also prepares you for the real world. Collaboration between health professionals is increasing as organisations try to provide a more integrated and effective service. At Sheffield Hallam we understand that by working together we can we give the best possible care.
Visit the Department of Allied Health Professions website to view profiles of the staff who teach in this subject area.