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Master's study in physiotherapy

Overview

A master's level qualification in physiotherapy can be awarded in two ways.

You can choose a research master's by thesis, or as a clinical master's by papers which are endorsed in a particular area of speciality.

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Masters' pathways

Research master's by thesis

The School of Physiotherapy's research master's programme consists of:

  • PHTY 501 or an approved paper worth 30 points

    AND

  • PHTY 610

    AND

  • A thesis (67% component) embodying the results of one year of full-time or equivalent part-time supervised research (unendorsed option).

For further information contact:

Donna Keen
Research Coordinator
Email: donna.keen@otago.ac.nz

Clinical Master's (endorsed)

The School of Physiotherapy's Clinical Master's (endorsed) consists of:

  • Six approved papers from the schedule for the area of specialisation concerned, to a total value of 180 points.

Read more about our postgraduate clinical programmes

Further information 

Nicola Clarke
Academic Administrator
Email: physio.academic@otago.ac.nz

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