The third year builds on your understanding of the human body, and introduces pathology and some of the broader issues encountered in practice. These include management skills and engagement with the community.
Clinical Practice plays a key part in third-year studies. You will work with patients under the supervision of physiotherapists at Dunedin Hospital.
Representing a full-time course load, there are three compulsory third-year papers totalling 120 points:
- PHTY 353 Pathology (for BPthy)
- PHTY 354 Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Science 2
- PHTY 355 Physiotherapy Clinical Practice 2