Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Elevate your career in physiotherapy with our Master of Physiotherapy program, offering specializations in musculoskeletal or sports physiotherapy, or the opportunity to pursue qualifications in both fields. Over 18 months, you’ll delve into advanced coursework delivered by world-renowned educators, researchers, and clinicians, propelling your clinical reasoning skills to new heights.

Embrace the future of physiotherapy as you explore emerging trends and possibilities in the field, from cutting-edge rehabilitation techniques to innovative sports performance strategies. With a focus on hands-on learning and real-world application, our program empowers you to enhance patient outcomes and unlock a world of career opportunities.

Overview

Embark on a transformative journey of discovery and growth with our Master of Physiotherapy program. Dive deep into evidence-based practice, biomechanics, pain management, and exercise science, guided by leading experts in the field. Through a blend of advanced coursework, research endeavors, and immersive clinical placements, you’ll expand your horizons and hone your skills to perfection.

Experience unparalleled flexibility with multiple delivery options, including part-time, on-campus, and online study modes, allowing you to seamlessly integrate learning with your professional commitments. In the final phase of your journey, immerse yourself in an intensive semester of on-campus courses, culminating in the opportunity to pursue a second master’s degree in a complementary field of study.

As a graduate, you’ll emerge as a Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and/or Titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist, accredited by the prestigious Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA). Additionally, you’ll be primed to pursue advanced clinical specialization through the Australian College of Physiotherapists, setting the stage for a fulfilling and impactful career in physiotherapy.

Admission Requirements

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in physiotherapy, demonstrating a strong foundation in the field.
  • Possess a minimum of two years full-time equivalent relevant professional experience, supplemented by evidence of ongoing professional development.
  • Attain a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification, reflecting your commitment to academic excellence and continuous learning.
  • IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6.
  • TOEFL iBT (including Paper Edition) – Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21, and speaking 19.
  • PTE Academic – Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub-bands.
  • BE – A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills.
  • CES – Overall 176 and 169 in all sub-bands.
  • OET is not accepted.
  • Pain, Disability and the Biopsychosocial Model in Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy
  • Exercise is Musculoskeletal and Sport Physiotherapy
  • Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice
  • Sports Physiotherapy Clinical Science

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $51,200
  • Domestic:$4,474

Future Career Outcomes

Join a league of distinguished alumni making waves in the field of physiotherapy, from clinical practice to research and academia. Our graduates are in high demand across various sectors, leveraging their advanced skills and expertise to drive positive change in healthcare delivery.

As the demand for specialized physiotherapy services continues to rise, our program equips you with the tools and knowledge needed to thrive in a dynamic and evolving landscape. From private practice to elite sports teams, the opportunities are limitless for those prepared to seize them.

Visa Requirements:

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