Introduction to Physiotherapy (NHPPS1001)

The course will present an introduction into the physiotherapy profession. Students will gain foundational physiotherapy knowledge and skills in the application of assessment and treatment techniques targeting the lower limb. Additionally, research and literature search skills will also be introduced. Students will also gain competency in a variety of manual treatment techniques including massage and exercise prescription.

Credit points 15
EFTSL 0.125
Contribution band 2
For students entolled in Commonwealth Supported Place CSP), each course falls into one of three bands. The band determines the student contributuon amount (SCA) which is charged for each course. The maximum student contribution amounts are based on a standard, full-time enrolment (120 credit points per year) with courses in the same band.