Health Sciences


Bachelor of Physiotherapy

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Pass and Honours)
  • Campuses: Ballarat, Brisbane, North Sydney
  • Clinical placements: Extensive opportunity for industry exposure and community engagement, with students commencing clinical placement in the first semester and being exposed to a wide variety of settings where physiotherapists provide clinical services
  • Professional recognition: Eligible graduates can apply for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). To obtain further information relating to Registration Standards for Physiotherapy visit the AHPRA website. Graduates will also be eligible for membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Facilities: Anatomy wet laboratories, Physiotherapy teaching laboratories
  • BRAND NEW St Brigid’s Health Sciences building at ACU's Ballarat Campus offers cutting edge facilities including anatomy wet laboratories and physiotherapy teaching laboratories. The new resources has the Ballarat Physiotherapy community talking. The Campus welcomed its first cohort of Physiotherapy students in Semester 1 2017. Janet Brown, Physiotherapist USF Medical said —
  • It was great to see the brand new (and very impressive) School of Physiotherapy – such lucky students!! Best wishes for the start of the 2017 academic year and for every success with the new undergraduate program.”

Postgraduate programs in Rehabilitation

  • Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation
  • Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation
  • Master of Rehabilitation
  • Advanced studies for health professionals including registered Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Nurses and other Allied Health professionals
  • Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation specialisations: Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology
  • Master of Rehabilitation specialisations: Gerontological Physiotherapy, Neurological Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology