Certificate

Graduate Certificate in Physiotherapy (Exercise and Women's Health)

What will I study?

Overview

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this course, graduates will be able to demonstrate:

  • an advanced knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology applied to a specialist physiotherapy area;
  • an advanced understanding of the recent knowledge base in a specialist physiotherapy area;
  • advanced clinical skills and techniques applicable to a specialist physiotherapy area; and
  • an ability to promote evidence-based practice in a specialist physiotherapy area.
  • and the following generic skills:

  • a capacity for self-directed learning and the motivation for life-long independent learning;
  • an advanced level of oral and written communication;
  • an ability to critically evaluate and synthesise research literature;
  • a capacity to manage competing demands on time;
  • an appreciation of the team approach to learning in complex areas.

Teaching dates

PHTY90097 Musculoskeletal Disorders for Women
Teaching datesDurationFocusNotes
18–22 July 2022 1 week Introductory Week Online (asynchronous)
25 July – 1 September 2022 6 weeks Online Learning Interactive online lessons, discussion board (asynchronous) – study at your own pace, and webinars (live)
2–4 September 2022 3 days Practical Intensive Face-to-face on campus (Parkville) or Online (live, not recorded)
5–18 September 2022 2 weeks Online Learning Interactive online lessons, discussion board (asynchronous) – study at your own pace
PHTY90004 Exercise for Women
Teaching datesDurationFocusNotes
10–14 October 2022 1 week Introductory Week Online (asynchronous)
17 October – 24 November 2022 6 weeks Online Learning Interactive online lessons, discussion board (asynchronous) – study at your own pace, and webinars (live)
25–27 November 2022 3 days Practical Intensive Face-to-face on campus (Parkville) or Online (live, not recorded)
28 November – 11 December 2022 2 weeks Online Learning Interactive online lessons, discussion board (asynchronous) – study at your own pace

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