Upcoming Macquarie physiotherapy webinar Feb. 21
Have you applied to Macquarie Physiotherapy School or thinking about applying? Join OzTREKK and Macquarie Physiotherapy Clinical Education and Student Support Manager Ms Angela Stark for an informative webinar on February 21, 2016. Learn more about the Macquarie DPT program, the physiotherapy facilities, placements, returning to Canada, and much more. This is a great chance for you to ask as many questions as you wish!
Macquarie University Doctor of Physiotherapy Webinar
Date: Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time: 7 p.m. (EST)
RSVP: For registration details, contact OzTREKK’s Australian Physiotherapy Schools Admissions Officer Krista McVeigh at [email protected].
Macquarie University Doctor of Physiotherapy
The Doctor of Physiotherapy at Macquarie is the only three-year, professional-entry physiotherapy program offered in New South Wales. Students will learn the skills of the physiotherapist based on the best available evidence to effectively assess, diagnose, treat and educate people across all ages with disorders of movement resulting from a range of conditions. Students will graduate with advanced clinical skills as well as business, management and leadership training and will be ready to launch a fulfilling career as a physiotherapist across a broad range of health-care settings.
Program: Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT)
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Duration: 3 years
Next available intake: July 2016
Application deadline: Applications are assessed on a rolling admissions basis. The sooner you apply the better!
1. Completion of a bachelor’s degree with about a 65% average or above. This is the minimum academic standing needed to apply and does not guarantee admissions. The starting point to a competitive average would be at least a 70% cumulative average or higher; however, competitiveness changes each year depending on the quality and quantity of each year’s applicants.
2. Prerequisite courses in the following areas:
- Human Anatomy
- Human Physiology (Cell and Systems)
- Research Methods
The courses in the following subject areas are desired, yet not mandatory:
- Exercise physiology
- Motor learning and performance
Once entry requirements for each candidate have been met the following processes occurs:
- Candidates will be ranked on their academic merit based on their highest GPA for any tertiary qualification.
- Secondary level of consideration will be given to students who have completed desired tertiary units of study.
- The highest ranked candidates will be offered a place.