Master of Physiotherapy

Master of Physiotherapy

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Master of Physiotherapy

Credit points for award: 96
Full-time, 4 semesters

Year 1

Semester 1
PHTY5192
Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy
6    A Bachelor's Degree Level study in Human Anatomy; Human Physiology; Neuroscience; Psychology; and Exercise Physiology is essential.


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Semester 1
PHTY5136
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy IA
6    A Bachelor's Degree Level study in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Neuroscience, Psychology, and Exercise Physiology is essential. Knowledge of Motor Performance and Learning and Biomechanics is desirable but not essential.
C PHTY5137


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Semester 1
PHTY5137
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy IB
6    A Bachelor¿s Degree Level study in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Neuroscience, Psychology, and Exercise Physiology is essential. Knowledge of Motor Performance and Learning and Biomechanics is desirable but not essential.
C PHTY5136


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Semester 1
PHTY5195
Neurological Physiotherapy
6    A Bachelor's Degree Level study in Human Anatomy; Human Physiology; Neuroscience; Psychology; and Exercise Physiology is essential. Knowledge of Motor Performance and Learning and Biomechanics is desirable but not essential..


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Semester 1
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
PHTY5197
Neurological and Cardiopulmonary Physio
6    P PHTY5192 and PHTY5195


Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials
Semester 2
PHTY5203
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy II
6    P PHTY5136 and PHTY5137
C PHTY5204


Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials
Semester 2
PHTY5204
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy III
6    P PHTY5136 and PHTY5137
C PHTY5203


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Semester 2
PHTY5201
Physiotherapy across the Lifespan
6    C PHTY5197


Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials
Semester 2
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 2

Semester 1
PHTY5180
Physiotherapy Practicum 1
6    P PHTY5197 and PHTY5203 and PHTY5204
Intensive April
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive March
Intensive November
PHTY5181
Physiotherapy Practicum 2
6    P PHTY5197 and PHTY5203 and PHTY5204

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive April
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
PHTY5206
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy IV
6    P PHTY5203 and PHTY5204


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Intensive February
Semester 1b
PHTY5207
Physiotherapy Health Care and Society
6    P PHTY5203 and PHTY5204 and PHTY5201


Note that 90% attendance is required in tutorials
Intensive February
Semester 1b
or students may enrol in HSBH5001 FHS Abroad, with permission from the Course Director
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
PHTY5182
Physiotherapy Practicum 3
6    P PHTY5197 and PHTY5203 and PHTY5204
Intensive April
Intensive February
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive October
PHTY5189
Physiotherapy Practicum 4
6    P PHTY5197 and PHTY5206
Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive March
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
PHTY5208
Advanced Physiotherapy Practice
6    P PHTY5206 and PHTY5197 and PHTY5201


Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials
Intensive October
Semester 2a
PHTY5209
Advanced Clinical Reasoning
6    P PHTY5206 and PHTY5197
C PHTY5208


Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials
Intensive October
Semester 2a
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Due to scheduling of NSW clinical placements, some students may be required to enrol in 30cp in Semester 1 and 18cp in Semester 2