Bachelor of Podiatry

University of South Australia

The Bachelor of Podiatry provides students with an advanced understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects of podiatry, as well as the physical, chemical and social sciences relevant to working in healthcare. There is a major focus on practical skills, and students get the opportunity to practice these skills in a contemporary on-campus Podiatry Clinic, where they work under the supervision and guidance of registered practicing podiatrists.

Course Fee:


International: $136,800

Entry Requirements:

Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR; or complete secondary education equivalent to SACE; complete International Baccalaureate Diploma; complete or partially complete higher education program; complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above; complete an Advanced Diploma or above; qualify for special entry; complete a Foundation Studies program; and meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.

Structure:

144 units.

Subjects you can Study:

Podiatry

Study Pathways:

The Bachelor of Podiatry (Honours) is available to students studying the Bachelor of Podiatry who have met the grade point average (GPA) requirements and who have been made an offer into the degree.

Further information:

Entry requirements assume knowledge in SACE Stage 2 Biology and SACE Stage 2 Chemistry. Students who undertake activities where interaction with the public is required must obtain a current National Police Clearance and a Current National Criminal History Record Check (Child-Related Clearance) from the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI). This certificate is valid for the duration of the degree. Student registration with the relevant board of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) is required in order to study this program.

Recognition:

The program is recognised for registration as a Podiatrist by the Podiatry Board of Australia.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00121B

Related Careers:

Podiatrist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East 94 No Full time 4 years
City East 94 No Part time
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

Provider CRICOS: 00121B

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