Discover Allied Health at JCU
Graduate with confidence and become a healthcare hero.
Turn your passion for helping others into a career. Gain the knowledge and skills to help restore your future clients’ quality of life.
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Benefit from extensive supervised professional practice and clinical experience in real-world settings from year one.
Our small class sizes provide students with access to lecturers who genuinely care about their progress and their studies.
Australian clinical placement is provided in a range of contemporary health settings.
Expand your career by developing specialist knowledge in the research or practise of rehabilitation. Your expertise will make a real difference to the health and wellbeing of people and communities in the Tropics.
Starts: February, July
AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline; or B Physiotherapy, B Occupational Therapy, or B Speech Pathology
**This web page is intended as a general guide for domestic students commencing 2024 or later. Prospective domestic students and all international applicants should contact the University to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. Information is correct at the time of publishing. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.
Develop advanced knowledge and skills for health professionals working in the field of rehabilitation. Gain an understanding of your communities needs for rehabilitation services and develop your skills to enhance patient centred care.
Advance your ability to design, manage and evaluate rehabilitation plans for individuals and communities in culturally diverse populations. You will learn to develop solutions for complex issues in rehabilitation.
This degree is designed to maximise your professional expertise and extend your capacity in key areas of rehabilitative care. You will choose between a coursework stream or a combination stream of coursework and research.
JCU’s Master of Rehabilitation gives you the contemporary knowledge, skills and experience to update your clinical practice and expand your career prospects. You will gain advanced skills in your specialisation and valuable expertise in tropical, Indigenous, rural and remote practice.
Graduates pursue careers in various areas including acute wards and rehabilitation settings with public and private health providers, aged care, private practice, policy development or research. You could pursue your specialisation in roles such as clinician, case manager or researcher. Additionally, you can progress further to study a PhD.
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