Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ

4.5 out of 5 from 4 reviews
Bachelor Honours Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Physiotherapists assist people with a range of injuries and ailments, from office workers with stiff necks and sore backs, elite athletes with chronic health management issues, children with developmental delays, and those who have had neurological injury. Whatever the cause of pain or impairment, physiotherapists help to get people moving.

Study the Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) at UQ and you will join a long tradition of teaching, research and graduate excellence at the second largest school for health and rehabilitation sciences in Australia.

This program will prepare you for a career caring for people with musculoskeletal, neurological, respiratory and other conditions, using techniques to reduce pain, improve movement and restore muscle control for better mobility. You will graduate with a highly respected honours qualification, with advanced knowledge and skills that will set you apart in a competitive job market and provide a pathway to future research or learning.

Be a leader in your field, gain internationally renowned qualifications and become a skilled healthcare professional who helps people improve their physical mobility.
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Students undertake over 900 hours of supervised clinical practice in a range of clinical settings that includes hospitals, educational facilities, ...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ based on 4 reviews
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July 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: There is a small cohort so you get to know everyone really well and make lots of friends. Also the lecturers are for the most part very highly trained and have specialised in the area so you learn from the best.

Negatives: Lots of contact hours and exams.

My advice to future students is: Be organised with you...

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: A course where I feel I'm actually being prepared to be medical professional with a certain job to do - not just studying abstract science etc. Everyone in the course has worked hard to be there and as such are really passionate about physio. Not only are they great group members, but make good friends too


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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Learning a lot of new things, getting taught by some of the best people in the field, being able to help people

Negatives: It's alot of hard work, feels like am putting in alot of hours of study compared to my friends doing other degrees

My advice to future students is: To make sure that its something you are...

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March 2018
Year completed 2020

Positive: the course is structured very well. Staffs are generally nice

My advice to future students is: The course is very intensive so be prepared

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