Clinical Rehabilitation

A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time l Part-time
Location: On campus l External | Online (except for Neurological Physiotherapy and Neurological Occupational Therapy Masters)

Courses 

Course name: Graduate Certificate in Clinical Rehabilitation
Duration (full-time equivalent):  6 months
SATAC code: 2GC042
CRICOS code: 055067D

Course name: Graduate Diploma in Clinical Rehabilitation
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1 year
SATAC code: 2GD032
CRICOS code: 060408A

Course name: Master of Clinical Rehabilitation
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1.5 years
SATAC code: 2CM041
CRICOS code: 060409M

Course name: Master of Clinical Rehabilitation (Neurological Physiotherapy)
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1.5 years
SATAC code: 2CM135
CRICOS code: Not available to international students

Course name: Master of Clinical Rehabilitation (Neurological Occupational Therapy)
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1.5 years
SATAC code: 2CM136
CRICOS code: Not available to international students

Overview

Our postgraduate programs in Clinical Rehabilitation provide opportunities for health professionals from any field to enhance their knowledge, skills and attitudes in clinical rehabilitation. Masters can be undertaken by coursework or research.

Graduates are suitable for careers in the government, private and community health sectors.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule:

Entry requirements

Applicants for the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Rehabilitation must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification in a health-related field such as medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy or other allied health area.

Applicants for the Graduate Diploma or Masters also must have at least two years' relevant postgraduate experience.

In addition to the above:

  • all applicants of the of Master of Clinical Rehabilitation (Neurological Physiotherapy) must be currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority as a Physiotherapist, and maintain this registration for the duration of the course.
  • all applicants of the Master of Clinical Rehabilitation (Neurological Occupational Therapy) must be currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority as an Occupational Therapist, and maintain this registration for the duration of the course. 

The Faculty Board may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.

Students who have completed the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma (or other qualifications deemed equivalent) receive credit for related topics when progressing to the Graduate Diploma or Masters.

Additional requirements: 

Students undertaking the Masters program are required to provide a National Police Certificate before commencing their clinical placement in South Australia or interstate. Students must also comply with the Immunisations and Blood Borne Viruses Policy before commencing placement.

International students: Entry and English language requirements

Applications

Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.

 

 

International students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Semester 1 - 30 November of the year preceding admission
Semester 2 - 31 May of that year.

 

Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Rehabilitation

Place type: Full fee-paying

2015: $9,360

2015: $13,200
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Rehabilitation

Place type: Full fee-paying 

2015: $18,720

2015: $26,400
Master of Clinical Rehabilitation

Place type: Full fee-paying 

2015: $18,720

2015: $26,400

Note:

  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.
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