Study Physiotherapy

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Knowledge that enables movement

Make a difference in people's lives with a rewarding career in physiotherapy. 

Southern Cross University is proud to announce the launch of our new Bachelor of Physiotherapy, commencing in 2025.

This degree will equip you with the knowledge and skills to become a highly sought-after physiotherapist. You'll gain a deep understanding of human anatomy, physiology, and movement, alongside expertise in exercise prescription, pain management, and rehabilitation techniques.

You'll gain practical experience through extensive hands-on learning in our modern facilities and supervised clinical placements. This ensures you graduate with the confidence to excel in various healthcare settings – from hospitals and clinics where you'll provide treatment and ongoing care to sporting organisations and private practices where you'll manage injury and prevention strategies.

Applications for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy are now open. 

Please note: Bachelor of Physiotherapy subject to accreditation by the Australian Physiotherapy Council.

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“Wherever you go as a physiotherapist, you need empathy, an ability to communicate and a desire to help. The rewards you get may not be tangible, but they are immense, and they will be with you for the rest of your life.”

Why choose Physio with Southern Cross?

One of the best clinical lab facilities in Australia

At Southern Cross you'll have access to our state-of-the-art resources. Practise on the equipment you will use during your career.

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Connections and experience before graduation

Build your knowledge in practical, clinical settings through our extensive partner and placement network

5-stars full-time employment

We are 5-star rated in psychology, nursing and health services and support. We can't wait to add Physio to that list!

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