Career Choices Day
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Physiotherapists work to help restore movement, function and quality of life to people of all ages affected by injury, disability, or health conditions.
The Wintec physiotherapy programme will provide the skills, knowledge and qualification to work as a physiotherapist in Aotearoa New Zealand. It is ideal for applicants who are engaged with their community and have a commitment and interest in Māori and/or Pacific Health.
Studying Physiotherapy at Wintec will involve a combination of learning theoretical knowledge with hands-on learning in real physiotherapy environments. Students will have the chance to learn about the physiotherapy profession through applying classroom learning in practice.
Please note: It is anticipated that there will be more applications than places available, therefore you are advised to check the Bachelor of Physiotherapy programme page for application closing dates.
If applicants don’t meet the entry requirements to the Bachelor of Physiotherapy programme, Wintec offers the Te Ara Pūtake My Academic Pathway (Health Pathway) to help prepare for enrolment in physiotherapy.
Wintec also has further inter-professional study options such as postgraduate and master qualifications for those who are looking for the opportunity for role development in the health and social practice professions. See our available postgraduate qualifications.
On completion of this programme students will be eligible for registration as a physiotherapist in Aotearoa New Zealand and be qualified to work as a physiotherapist and/or in a range of physiotherapy related roles.
Physiotherapists can work across a range of clinical settings, from private practice to hospital or working alongside elite sports teams and organisations. Physiotherapists often specialise in:
Graduates of this programme will be eligible to enter a research higher degree or postgraduate programme at Wintec or another educational institution.
In the Centre for Health and Social Practice we provide practical interprofessional education that prepares students for a future in the health and social practice industry.
If you have a passion for people, nursing, social work and counselling, physiotherapy, occupational therapy or midwifery are all challenging but rewarding choices. Our courses and programmes are a great way to start your career, supported by experienced and registered academic staff.
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