Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy)

Qualification: Bachelor's Degree
Study mode: Online
On Campus
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 3 years full-time; 6 years part-time
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Awarded by: Endeavour College of Natural Health (RTO 31489)

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About this course

Delivered by Endeavour College of Natural Health, this Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy) degree offers rigorous training in myotherapy, a branch of manual medicine that focuses on the treatment and management of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction.

Students undertake practical classes led by qualified clinical practitioners and gain significant experience practicing examination and treatment procedures on one another, as well as honing clinical skills in patient assessment and management through teaching clinics. In addition, some subjects may be taken online to facilitate flexible learning.

Myotherapist graduates are recognised by the Health Professionals and Support Services Award (2010), and may take on career roles alongside medical practitioners, physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, acupuncturists and naturopaths.

Eligibility

In order to enrol in this course, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have completed Year 12

OR

  • Be a mature age student without Year 12 completion, but with relevant educational history

AND

  • Demonstrated English language proficiency equivalent to a 7.0 IELTS score

Areas of study

In this myotherapy course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Human biological science 1
  • Chemistry and biochemistry
  • History of healing
  • Foundations of communication and counselling
  • Musculoskeletal anatomy and palpation 1
  • Human biological science 2
  • Foundations of myotherapy practice
  • Myotherapy clinical skills
  • Neurophysiology
  • Musculoskeletal anatomy and palpation 2
  • Foundations of critical enquiry
  • Pathology and clinical science 1
  • Foundations of human nutrition
  • Myotherapy clinical practicum 1
  • Myofascial release
  • Myotherapy for the lower body 1
  • Myotherapy for the upper body 1
  • Pathology and clinical science 2
  • Pathology and clinical science 3
  • Clinical examination
  • Myotherapy clinical practicum 2
  • Sports injury management
  • Myotherapy for the lower body 2
  • Myotherapy for the upper body 2
  • Sports nutrition
  • Myotherapy clinical practicum 3
  • Myofascial dry needling 1
  • Myotherapy for the Axial Skeleton
  • Myotherapy for the appendicular skeleton
  • Exercise therapy and rehabilitation
  • Establish and Manage a practice
  • Myotherapy clinical practicum 4A
  • Myotherapy clinical practicum 4B
  • Myofascial dry needling 2
  • Advanced sports injury management
  • Integrated myotherapy techniques

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Endeavour College of Natural Health is Australia’s leading provider of natural health education.

How will this course advance my career?

Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy) graduates can enjoy a range of career options either practicing as a sole trader or alongside allied health professionals such as medical practitioners, physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, acupuncturists and naturopaths.

Students may choose to apply for further study, or pursue a specialisation such as pre and postnatal care, dancers, gymnasts, circus arts, athletes and sporting teams, golfers and musicians, or areas such as palliative and aged care.

Graduates of the Myotherapy degree are also recognised by the Health Professionals and Support Services Award (2010), and may apply for membership with a range of nationally recognised associations.

How else will I benefit from this bachelor’s degree?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy) from Endeavour College of Natural Health.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
  • Course materials provided.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
  • Go onto further study in a specialisation of your choice.
  • Apply for professional recognition with a number of national associations.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive a government study loan through FEE-HELP meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.

Affordable payment plans are also available for this course.

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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As specialists in the field of natural therapy and alternative health care, Endeavour College of Natural Health is committed to producing highly trained graduates who go on to become leaders in their respective fields of practice.

With a diverse spectrum of courses that range from university programs through to online short courses, and six campuses located across Australia, Endeavour College of Natural Health has grown to become the largest natural health college in the southern hemisphere. Backed by Study Group, a global leader education, students are assured every opportunity to reach their career goals.
To help students reach their academic goals, Endeavour College of Natural Health offers a range of student support services including a dedicated team of student support professionals, free study skills workshops, and additional tutoring sessions for students with learning difficulties.

Endeavour College of Natural Beauty also offers its students full access to highly confidential counselling services, as well as careers advice and career development services.

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