12 months
Duration
41000 AUD/year
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About

Continence and pelvic health physiotherapists work as primary care clinicians in private practice or public hospitals, with men, women and children. The Clinical Physiotherapy - Continence and Womens Health program is offered at Curtin University.

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Overview

The Clinical Physiotherapy - Continence and Womens Health program from Curtin University is designed to develop and advance your clinical expertise through evidence-based practice, clinical reasoning and sound diagnostic and therapeutic skills.

You will develop knowledge and skills in assessing and managing male and female pelvic floor dysfunction, including urinary and bowel dysfunction, pelvic organ and pelvic girdle support, sexual dysfunction and pelvic pain. In addition, you will learn how to manage specific women’s health conditions that are unique to women, more prevalent in women, have different risk factors in women and require different interventions in women. 

Career information

Career opportunities include working within multidisciplinary team in specialities such as urology, gynaecology, oncology, general surgery, sexual health, pain medicine and gerontology.

Programme Structure

  • Integrating evidence-based assessment and management of incontinence and pelvic floor dysfunction and exercise rehabilitation across the lifespan
  • Communicate effectively with clients, community and industrial partners that enhances the assessment and management of individuals and pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Justify personal and professional knowledge, skills, attitudes and values, and the impact of these on the provision of continence and pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Apply international standards and practice in the assessment and management of incontinence and pelvic floor dysfunction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

200 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 049888F

  • A bachelor degree in physiotherapy or equivalent, plus at least two years of relevant clinical experience.

  • You must be a registered physiotherapist with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia, or be eligible for limited registration for postgraduate training in Australia.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41000 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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