BPhty(Hons)

Credit points

320

Minimum duration

4 years full-time.

Course available at

  • Ballarat
  • Brisbane
  • North Sydney

EFTSL value of units : All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

Admission requirements

New South Wales

GPA of 5.50 on the ACU seven point scale or greater in the first 4 semesters of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Pass program.

Students will be ranked according to their GPA and the offer of a place in the Honours program and the number of places offered will be at the discretion of the School.

Students must pass all units in the Honours program on the first attempt. Failure to do so will result in students being transferred back to the pass program.

Queensland

GPA of 5.50 on the ACU seven point scale or greater in the first 4 semesters of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Pass program.

Students will be ranked according to their GPA and the offer of a place in the Honours program and the number of places offered will be at the discretion of the School.

Students must pass all units in the Honours program on the first attempt. Failure to do so will result in students being transferred back to the pass program.

Victoria

GPA of 5.50 on the ACU seven point scale or greater in the first 4 semesters of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Pass program.

Students will be ranked according to their GPA and the offer of a place in the Honours program and the number of places offered will be at the discretion of the School.

Students must pass all units in the Honours program on the first attempt. Failure to do so will result in students being transferred back to the pass program.

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

International applicants need to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements as defined in the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

Disclamer :



Completion requirements

To qualify for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours degree a student must complete 320 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

  1. 70 cp from Foundation units (Part A)
  2. 10 cp from Inter-professional units (Part B)
  3. 10 cp from University Core Curriculum units (Part C)
  4. 150 cp from Physiotherapy Practice units (Part D)
  5. 40 cp from Physiotherapy Honours units (Part E);
  6. 40 cp from Allied Health Honours Units (Part F).

Exit points

A student who has successfully completed 230 cp from units, and 10 cp from Core Curriculum units may exit from the course with following qualification:

  • Bachelor of Allied Health

Progression requirements

Students need to complete a unit or units at an introductory level (100-level) in an approved sequence before undertaking advanced level units (200 or 300-level), unless otherwise approved by the Course Coordinator. In all aspects of progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator.

Schedule of unit offerings

Part A : Foundation Units

Complete exactly 70 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
ANAT101Physiotherapy Anatomy 110
ANAT102Physiotherapy Anatomy 210
BIOL125Human Biology 110
BIOL126Human Biology 210
PHTY203Physical Activity and Exercise in Physiotherapy10
PHTY208Pathophysiology for Physiotherapy10
PHTY209Neuroscience for Physiotherapy10

Part B : Inter-Professional Units

Complete exactly 10 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
ALHT106Psychology for Allied Health10

Part C : University Core Curriculum Units

Complete exactly 10 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
UNCC100Self and Community: Exploring the Anatomy of Modern Society10
OR
PHCC102Being Human10
OR
PHCC104Ethics and the Good Life10


Part D : Physiotherapy Practice Units

Complete exactly 150 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
PHTY102Foundations of Physiotherapy Practice 110
PHTY103Foundations of Physiotherapy Practice 210
PHTY205Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy Practice 110
PHTY206Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice 110
PHTY207Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice 210
PHTY210Movement Science for Physiotherapy10
PHTY211Research and Evidence-Based Practice for Physiotherapy10
PHTY300Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy Practice 210
PHTY301Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice 310
PHTY302Neurological Physiotherapy Practice 110
PHTY303Neurological Physiotherapy Practice 210
PHTY304Paediatric Physiotherapy Practice10
PHTY306Integrated Physiotherapy Practice in Selected Populations10
PHTY400Preparation for Physiotherapy Practice10
PHTY417Professional Physiotherapy Practice10

Part E : Physiotherapy Honours Units

Complete exactly 40 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
PHTY411Physiotherapy Honours Clinical Practice 110
PHTY412Physiotherapy Honours Clinical Practice 210
PHTY413Physiotherapy Honours Clinical Practice 310
PHTY414Physiotherapy Honours Clinical Practice 410

Part F : Allied Health Honours Units

Complete exactly 40 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
ALHT411Honours Literature Review for Allied Health10
ALHT412Honours Research Methods for Allied Health10
ALHT413Honours Research Project Implementation for Allied Health10
ALHT414Honours Thesis for Allied Health10

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