Master of Rehabilitation

Master of Rehabilitation

Master degree
18 months
Application deadlines: 21 July
Full-time
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$23,400
Domestic tuition: A$20,236

Program overview

This course includes purposely designed inter-professional coursework units in conjunction with discipline specific streams. Workshop intensives, and application of advanced skills and knowledge within the work-place and other practice settings will enable each discipline to apply highly integrative and evidence based-content to allow the development of advanced skills and practice. Clinicians will use critical appraisal to evaluate strategies and interventions as well as implement optimal programs in their work-place and during an advanced practicum for holistic management and enhanced participation of people with complex aged and neurological disorders. The program culminates with these advanced practicum opportunities and a clinical research project within the discipline and fields of either aged or neurological rehabilitation.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites: Have completed either: A Bachelor Degree from an accredited 3-year program in a Health Discipline or equivalent to enter the Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation non-specialty pathway, or A Bachelor Degree from an accredited 4-year program in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Pathology or equivalent to enter the Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation (Discipline) pathway, with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4.0. Have a minimum of two years clinical experience in the appropriate discipline. Demonstrate suitability to undertake the course: For the Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy disciplines, applicants must hold current registration with the discipline specific National Allied Health Registration Board or required Authority in Australia, or Registration Authority in country of current practice, For the Speech Pathology discipline, applicants must have obtained and maintain eligibility to practice and membership with Speech Pathology Australia, or Registration Authority in country of current practice. International applicants must also meet the English Language requirements of an Academic IELTS (International English Language Testing System) overall score of 7.0 or higher, with no band score lower than 6.5

Career opportunities

Public Health Care provider in acute wards and rehabilitation settings; Private Health Care provider in acute wards and rehabilitation settings; Private Practice in the fields of aged and neurological rehabilitation; Aged care Health services; Transition care community rehabilitation and long term care settings; State, Federal and local government in policy development or implementation; Health Carer groups; Health Care based research.

Campus location

Canberra , Australia

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