SPECIALISED SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY
Credit points: 10
In this subject students will complete the Australian Physiotherapy Level 3 Sports Physiotherapy course. This 50 hour course incorporates theoretical and practical elements of diagnosis and management of sport injuries. It is the applicant's responsibility to gain a place on the APA course, which has minimum sports physiotherapy criteria. The School of Physiotherapy has no involvement in selection of applicants into the APA course and it is the student's responsibility to successfully apply and be accepted on the Level 3 APA Sports Physiotherapy course.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorHenry Wajswelner
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites PTY5LSE and PTY5PDS and PTY5PSM
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Clinical sports medicine,||Recommended||Brukner, P. & Khan, K.,||2ND ED, MCGRAW-HILL, SYDNEY, (2001)|
|Readings||Evidence based sports Medicine,||Recommended||MacAuley, D. & Best, T. (eds),||BMJ BOOKS, LONDON 2002|
|Readings||The Sensitive Nervous System||Recommended||Butler, D.S||NOIGROUP PUBLICATIONS, UNLEY SA (2000).|
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Melbourne, 2014, All Year, Distance Education
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHenry Wajswelner
Professional Development Programs
One 14.0 days professional development programs other recurrence and delivered via distance education.
"50 hours of lectures and practical demonstrations as designated by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA)."
|3 hour written examination||100|