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What Does Studying Physiotherapy Involve?

To be accepted as a member of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, students must successfully complete the degree programme at University College, Dublin; Trinity College, Dublin; the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland; University of Limerick or an equivalent degree programme abroad.  Subjects studied include anatomy, physiology, pathology, kinesiology and behavioural sciences. Emphasis is put on practical skills, including 1,000 hours of supervised clinical work. Project work and research skills are also developed as an undergraduate.