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Physiotherapy, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) ,
Investigate the physical, structural and physiological aspects of the human form and movement. You will learn to prevent, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate injuries and disabilities using hands-on treatment, prescriptive exercise and lifestyle advice.

About

In this course, you will undertake a combination of theoretical, practical and clinical subjects.

Your first year of the course is interprofessional and is taken with other health sciences students. You will learn foundational skills critical to physiotherapy.

The following years will be devoted to a more intensive study of the musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiopulmonary areas.

You will develop practical skills in laboratory classes and under clinical supervision at hospitals and community settings. You will become familiar with acute and long-term case management, and may take placements in rural and remote healthcare settings.

Students undertake over 1000 hours of clinical placements and activities prior to graduation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    800 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Functional Anatomy
  • Introductory Physiotherapy Practice
  • Human Structure and Function
  • Foundations for Professional Health Practice
  • Indigenous Cultures and Health

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 70 or equivalent
  • English Language proficiency

For more information, please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    37000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37000 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National Applies to you

    9190 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9190 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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