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D-349
Applied Health Science (Physical Therapy Qualification)

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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Graduates are equipped with the know-how and skill set to manage musculoskeletal injuries and conditions encountered by the general population and recognise the scope and limitations of their discipline as Physical Therapists.

Emphasis is on a manual approach to the therapeutic interventions combined with exercise prescription. The four roles of the physical therapist - Practitioner, Learner, Educator and Practice Manager are developed over the programme at varying levels.

Classes are held in Milltown Park, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 and the student Intern Clinic in the Priory Clinic, Stillorgan


 
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The minimum requirement is a pass Leaving Certificate to include a pass in Ordinary Level Maths and honours at Higher Level in each of English and a Science subject. Professional, academic and life experiences are taken into consideration in assessing each application.


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On completion of the B.Sc. in Applied Health Science (Level 7) graduates are positioned to work as selfemployed physical therapists, having met the requirements of the professional body, The Irish Association of Physical Therapists (IAPT).



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