Western Sydney University
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4 years full time
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Sports podiatry | Podiatrist
Podiatrists are all about foot health! They diagnose, treat and prevent foot abnormalities, from day-to-day issues such as toenail problems, corns, calluses and injuries through to more serious, chronic conditions such as diabetes.
A varied career, your expertise as a podiatrist will be sought out by everyone from children, to athletes, and the elderly who's feet all need care and treatment.
The Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine from Western Sydney University provides approximately 1,000 hours of clinical education at University's clinical training facility and at external placement sites to deliver career-ready podiatry graduates.
Accredited by Australia and New Zealand Podiatry Accreditation Council (ANZPAC), if you want to make a career out of foot health, enquire about The Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine from Western Sydney University today!
In this health course, the subjects you may study include:
When you join Western Sydney University you’re also joining an engaged online community of fellow students and academics, who are committed to helping you succeed during your studies.
Whether you're studying on-campus or online, students will have access to student advisors, specially trained online learning advisors, access to online assignment assistance to ensure your work is always on the right track, student welfare services including professional counselling, plus stay in touch with other students via WSU’s specially-built digital portal.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
Upon successful completion, you'll receive a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine from Western Sydney University. Your new accreditation will make you eligible to register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and be the beginning of a successful career in foot health with a range of paths to pursue.
Wondering where a career in medicine could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Physician, Surgeon, Medical Specialist, Medical Researcher, Medical Imaging Professional, Allied Health Professional.
Fees for this course vary depending on the units selected.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's HECS-HELP loan to cover all or part of your fees.
Enquire now for more information.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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