• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Prepare to register and practise as a physiotherapist with this Physiotherapy program from Flinders University. Physiotherapists work with people through the lifespan to develop, maintain and restore movement and functional ability.

About

The physiotherapy profession has well-established research and evidence-based practice, which you will analyse and apply in this Physiotherapy program from Flinders University.

Teaching for the course is embedded mainly within clinical settings across South Australia and has close links with healthcare providers to best prepare you for professional practice as a physiotherapist.

Emphasis is placed on preparing you to become a contemporary health professional who is able to work effectively across a range of settings, and in metropolitan or rural/remote locations.

Career

Physiotherapists work in a variety of settings across both public health and private practice. They remain in demand across the health sector and this outlook is projected to continue. Physiotherapists can also work in managerial and research positions, and opportunities exist to become self-employed in private practice or to work part-time.

Accreditation

The course is accredited by the Australian Physiotherapy Council and satisfies the academic requirements for registration as a physiotherapist with the Physiotherapist Board of Australia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Musculoskeletal Practice 
  • Performance of Movement and Function 
  • Cardiorespiratory Practice
  • Physiotherapy Clinical Practice 
  • Interprofessional Practice 
  • Neurological Rehabilitation

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    94

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

Applicants must normally:

  • hold an approved degree with a GPA of no less than 5.0, or an equivalent qualification; and
  • have either completed the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Principles of Physiotherapy major) at Flinders University
  • CRICOS: 079421D

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    9354 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9354 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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