Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This course is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills to practice as a Physiotherapist. It includes a large amount of practical experience, through both university-based units and clinical education placements in a range of clinical settings. This allows students to put learning into practice and graduate work-ready upon completion. Students will also develop skills in becoming more confident in assessing, treating and managing a range of conditions for people of all ages. In addition to this students education and training will also focus on ways to prevent injuries and promote health and well being.
26 units (192 credit points).
Standard entry requirements
- English (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent
- One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent. English language requirements apply.
The Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) complies with the accreditation set by the Australian Physiotherapy Council. Upon completion of the course, graduates will be eligible for registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
Upon completion of this course, students may wish to undertake postgraduate study in areas including Graduate Certificate in Healthy Ageing or Master of Teaching.
|Campus||Fees||Entry||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|CQUniversity Bundaberg||International: $133,800||No|
|CQUniversity Rockhampton North||International: $133,800||No|
Some units require the completion of compulsory residential schools. Over the third and fourth years students are expected to undertake five clinical placements, each of five weeks duration. To find out more about CQUniversity's English language requirements visit www.cqu.edu.au/elp.