OzTREKK students receive awards for academic achievement in the Bond DPT program

20 October 2015

Bond University recently hosted their semester Faculty Awards. Happily, several international students received awards for academic achievement, and among them were two former OzTREKK students who are currently in the second year of the Bond DPT program:

Bond Physiotherapy School
Bond DPT student Scott Chan with Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine Executive Dean Prof Helen Chenery (Photo credit: Bond University)

  • Scott Chan
    • Doctor of Physiotherapy
    • Award(s) – Highest grade for subject “Physio Leadership, Management & Advocacy” (tie)
    • Vice-Chancellor’s List for Academic Excellence (attaining a semester percentage of greater or equal to 85%)
  • Gabrielle Van Der Woerd
    • Doctor of Physiotherapy
    • Award(s) – Vice-Chancellor’s List for Academic Excellence (attaining a semester percentage of greater or equal to 85%)

We’re very proud of our OzTREKK students. Way to go, guys!

Bond University Doctor of Physiotherapy Program

The Bond DPT program offers an innovative problem based learning model of physiotherapy education to prepare entry level physiotherapists for their roles and responsibilities as first contact practitioners. Bond embraces a holistic approach, with a strong emphasis on communication skills, ethics and preventative management. Extensive clinical training ensures graduates will be able to effectively relate to and treat patients and clients on every level.
Program: Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT)
Location: Gold Coast, Queensland
Semester intake: May each year
Duration: 2 years
To be eligible to apply, you must have
– successfully completed a Bachelor of Exercise Science or Bachelor of Sport Science or equivalent from a recognized institution;
– have achieved a GPA of at least 5.00 on a 7-point scale in your university studies; and
– completed the Doctor of Physiotherapy minimum prerequisite subjects as follows:

  • Two semesters of Human Anatomy
  • Two semesters of Human Physiology
  • One semester of Research/Statistics
  • One semester of Physiology of Exercise
  • One semester of Biomechanics
  • One semester of Exercise Prescription
  • Successful performance at a selection interview

Apply now to Bond University Physiotherapy School


Learn more about studying physiotherapy at Bond University. Email OzTREKK’s Australian Physiotherapy Schools Admissions Officer Jaime Notman at jaime@oztrekk.com for more information.