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Clinical Rehabilitation (1 year)

The postgraduate clinical rehabilitation program provides opportunities for health professionals from any allied health, medical or nursing field to enhance their knowledge, skills and attitudes in clinical rehabilitation. Masters can be undertaken by coursework or research.

Quick Facts

 
Duration: 1 year
Start Date: March, July
Tuition Fee: $37,500
Location: External
CRICOS code: 060408A
Delivery mode:  On campus/ External

What you will study

The program exposes you to the principles and practice of clinical rehabilitation and provides the opportunity of studying in an area relevant to your field of clinical practice. The coursework masters provides training in research methods and enables you to develop either research expertise or advanced practice skills in clinical rehabilitation and apply this to a specific project. The research masters enables you to gain an understanding of the principles and practice of clinical rehabilitation, receive training in research methods, and undertake a significant research project in the form of a thesis.

 

“I had a nice relationship with all my lecturers. They were committed to helping you out with everything, especially if you showed that you cared about your work. Uni organised for me to go to Flinders Partners to work on software for innovation management. I was so pleased when they offered me a full-time position.”

Nadine Saadi // Flinders University student

Careers

Graduates can work in both public and private health care organisations. They may also work in teaching, managerial or research positions.

Potential occupations include:

  • clinical nurse educator
  • rehabilitation advisor
  • rehabilitation consultant
  • rehabilitation counsellor
  • allied health coordinator (rehabilitation)
  • rehabilitation coordinator
  • academic in allied health courses.

Potential employers include:

  • hospitals
  • rehabilitation centres
  • community health centres
  • schools
  • mental health services
  • private rehabilitation providers