Graduates of any health-related bachelor's degree may be eligible for the Master of Physical Therapy (Graduate Entry), a two-year program designed to meet registration requirements to practice as a physical therapist. In order to be eligible to enter the Bachelor of Physical Therapy (Honors), you must meet the minimum entry requirements. UniSA Graduate Physiotherapy Physical Therapist, Good Physio% 26 Adelaide 36ers. According to Job Outlook Australia, the number of people working as physiotherapists has grown a lot over the past five years.
Graduate with a degree accredited by the Australian Council of Physiotherapy and meet the academic requirements to register as a physiotherapist with the Australian Board of Physiotherapy. To become a physical therapist, you will need to complete a four-year bachelor's degree in physical therapy or physical therapy as part of a five-year physical therapy degree. The program is accredited by the Australian Council of Physiotherapy and meets the academic requirements to register as a physiotherapist with the Australian Board of Physiotherapy. As a physical therapist, you need to be able to communicate effectively and build positive relationships with those around you, including other healthcare workers.
Physical therapists have an incredibly high skill level, which means you'll have to complete several qualifications to get a job in this field. Physical therapists work an average of 42 hours per week, which is below the “all jobs” average of 44 hours. The goal of a physical therapist is to improve the function of his patients so that they can lead a more active lifestyle. At this time, the average age of a physical therapist is about 35 years, and the majority (67%) are women.
At UniSA, you'll gain in-depth theoretical knowledge and practical skills to excel as a physiotherapist with patient-centered care at the heart of your practice. Physical therapists use a variety of techniques to treat patients who are affected by injuries caused by illness, disability, or aging. Hear from UniSA graduate Tristan Chai about his role as head physical therapist for the men's professional basketball team, Adelaide 36ers, as well as owner of Good Physio. Physical therapists work in contexts of management, administration, education, research, policy development, counseling and regulation.
The Master of Physiotherapy component of this course is accredited by the Australian Council of Physiotherapy and meets the academic requirements to register as a physiotherapist with the Australian Board of Physiotherapy.