Bachelor of Physiotherapy Australian Catholic University - ACU

4.83 out of 5 from 6 reviews
Ranked #21 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Course Description
The Bachelor of Physiotherapy is for those who want to prevent injury and disability in others as well as rehabilitate those already injured.You will learn how to identify, assess and treat conditions:

musculoskeletal
cardiorespiratory
orthopaedic
neurological
As a graduate, you will be a skilled physiotherapist who can work with everyone from children to the elderly, as well as deal with gender-specific issues.

Graduates can also work as consultants in educational, government and industrial institutions, and/or conduct research that contributes to the knowledge base of the profession.

This physiotherapy course also offers students clinical placements during which they will be supervised by a clinical facilitator. During each placement they will develop and integrate knowledge, skills and professional behaviours in accordance with the requirements of the Australian Physiotherapy Council.

High achieving Bachelor of Physiotherapy students can undertake honours in the third and fourth years, provided they meet admission requirements.

Majors

Physiotherapy

Careers

Graduates may work in a variety of areas including rehabilitation, paediatrics, women’s health, sports physiotherapy, cardiorespiratory, orthopaedics, gerontology...

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Additional Information

Students will undertake clinical placements in which they will be supervised by a clinical facilitator. Clinical placements allow students to use t...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Physiotherapy Australian Catholic University - ACU based on 6 reviews
Rating
4.83
Job prospects
4.33
Teachers
4.5
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
4.0
Money Worthy
4.0



Student Reviews

February 2018
Year completed 2018

Great teachers and support
Good friends
The class sizes are small, the staff are experienced.

Poor internet service, small library, long hours.

My advice to future students is: Stay on top of study! Work hard but enjoy

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

Very busy schedule with lots of workload. Easy to make friends and easy to talk to educators due to size. Very rewarding content.

My advice to future students is: Be organised and stay on top of study.

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

Highlights on practical aspects of occupation/s

My advice to future students is: a course that must be paid attention to small detail

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

I enjoy my cohort of friends and the lecturers are amazing

My advice to future students is: Enjoy uni life!

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

Positive: small community, quality educators
Negative: sometimes course content, attending 5 days a week

My advice to future students is: Get on top of your anatomy

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

Negative: some double ups on content between subjects
Positive: knowledgeable lectures, great facilities, supportive learning environment

My advice to future students is: Start assignments early

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