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Graduate degree pathway

How to become a physiotherapist

    3 years Bachelor degree
    +
    3 years Doctor of Physiotherapy

    1. Choose your undergraduate degree

    First you will complete a Bachelor of Biomedicine or a Bachelor of Science. You will need to complete studies in physiology and anatomy to gain comprehensive knowledge of the human body.

    2. Enter the Doctor of Physiotherapy

    Following your undergraduate degree you will complete the three-year Doctor of Physiotherapy. This is a comprehensive, integrated course in the theory and practice of physiotherapy to assess, diagnose and treat disorders of human movement.

    You will complete intensive clinical training in the largest major metropolitan teaching hospitals, primary care, rural and international settings.