University of Technology Sydney

C06118v3 Graduate Diploma in Applied Human Studies

Award(s): Graduate Diploma in Applied Human Studies (GradDipAppHumStudies)
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 48
Course EFTSL: 1
Location: City campus


This is an exit-only course. There is no direct admission to it. Current UTS students may be able to submit an Internal Course Transfer (Graduating) application to exit with this course. See the Course transfer page for further details.

Course intended learning outcomes
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Exit award
Other information


Students enrolled in the Master of Physiotherapy (C04306) can apply to transfer into this exit-only course after completing 48 credit points of specified study and gain a graduate diploma qualification.

Course intended learning outcomes

.01 Competently apply knowledge and skills to the assessment and practical care of human function across the lifespan.
.02 Identify impairment, activity and participation limitations in humans in accordance with the International Classification of Function, Disability and Health framework.
.03 Demonstrate understanding of ethical and professional behaviour and social accountability, utilising critical analysis, self-reflection and self-awareness.
.04 Engage in research and critical thinking to integrate diverse knowledge and develop creative, effective and evidence-based solutions.
.05 Communicate effectively using high level interpersonal skills.
.06 Engage in collaboration, teamwork and shared decision making to meet collaborative goals, taking a leadership role when necessary.
.07 Demonstrate respect and value for diverse ways of knowing, being and doing, in particular recognising the diversity of Indigenous Australians and their health and wellbeing.

Course structure

This course comprises a total of 48 credit points.

Course completion requirements

96080 Clinical Assessment and Treatment Planning 6cp
96081 Professional Practice 6cp
96082 Core Practice for Physiotherapists 6cp
96083 Pain Neuroscience and Management 6cp
96084 Sub-acute Rehabilitation 6cp
96085 Outpatient Rehabilitation 6cp
96088 Acute Physiotherapy Care 6cp
96087 Clinical Placement 1 6cp
Total 48cp

Exit award

This is an exit-only course for students enrolled in the Master of Physiotherapy (C04306). Direct entry is not available.

Other information

For further information about this course, or instructions on how to apply for an internal course transfer (graduating), contact the UTS Student Centre on:

telephone 1300 ask UTS (1300 275 887) or +61 2 9514 1222