Course summary

Pedorthics is a new allied health specialisation that focuses on biomechanics and improving foot function to promote better mobility.

The Bachelor of Pedorthics is the only degree of its kind offered by a university in Australia. It prepares students for a career as a specialist in the design and manufacture of shoes and orthotics to maximise performance of feet and treat lower limb conditions.

Students learn about health conditions that affect the feet, the mechanics of gait, entrepreneurship, footwear design and footwear production.

A student holds an orthotic support


3.5 years for students commencing in Session 2

Gold Coast1, 2, 3


Gold Coast1


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From the 1st of June, 2017, the term 'Distance Education' has been replaced with 'Online'