Physiotherapy Management in Health Care (PHTY4117)


This unit of study builds on prior learning in musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiopulmonary aspects of physiotherapy and community experience while consolidating knowledge and skills learned on clinical practica. Complex cases requiring inter-professional referral and management will be undertaken. Students will participate in panel discussions, debates and in master classes requiring synthesis of information and application of discipline-specific content to scenarios outside of their university/clinical practicum learning environment.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x2-hr tutorial over 6 weeks


15 min group presentation (30%) and individual viva (oral) exam (70%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

PHTY3072 and PHTY3073 and PHTY3074 and PHTY3075

Pre-clinical musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiopulmonary physiotherapy curriculum


PHTY4112 and PHTY4113

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.