Bachelor of Clinical Sciences (Osteopathic Studies)

320 hours (approx.) of experience under the supervision of a qualified practitioner in the practice of safe and effective manual therapy and the application of a wide range of treatment and management plans. You have opportunities to work with a diverse range of patients in areas including injury and illness prevention and management, rehabilitation and health promotion. Clinical practice-based learning is also undertaken at our Southern Cross University Health Clinics, located at the Lismore and Gold Coast campuses.

PEP Calendar 2022 Osteopathy (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

Bachelor of Midwifery

1000 hours (approx.) of placements to meet the practice requirements of a registered midwife. You will attend antenatal and postnatal assessments/visits with women; provide direct care to women during labour; assist women during birth and support women and their babies with diverse needs across pregnancy, labour and birth, and the postnatal period.

PEP Calendar 2022 Midwifery (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

1000 hours (approx.) of placements to build clinical and practical skills in settings that may include hospitals, community health, disability and mental health services, primary schools, work environments, aged care and private practice.

PEP Calendar 2022 Occupational Therapy (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

Bachelor of Podiatry, Bachelor of Pedorthics

2000 hours (approx.) of placement activity in various settings. Refer to the individual degrees for details.

PEP Calendar 2022 Podiatry (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

140 hours of placement in the final year of the course. This may be within clinical settings, the health and fitness industry, community and professional sport, elite programs of state and national sport organisations, schools, academies of sport, and within the wider sport, recreation and leisure industries.

PEP Calendar 2022 Exercise Science and Physiology (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

360 hours of clinical placement is required to meet accreditation requirements for Exercise Physiology. A proportion of these clinical placement hours occurs in the on-campus Southern Cross University Health Clinics where students see a wide range of clients with chronic conditions, injuries and disabilities.  Placements are also at external locations such as hospitals, rehabilitation clinics, private exercise physiology practices and aged care facilities.

PEP Calendar 2022 Exercise Science and Physiology (Placement calendars are subject to change, log in to SONIA for your placement details)

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