副學位課程專業認可及前途Professional RecognitionThe programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications for a period from 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2023, and is approved by the Chief Executive-in-Council.
The Programme is currently undergoing professional accreditation from the Physiotherapists Board of the Supplementary Medical Professions Council (SMPC) for the purpose of professional registration under the Supplementary Medical Professions Ordinance. The College anticipates that professional recognition will be granted before graduation of the first cohort of students.
Career Prospects and Further Studies
- After obtaining the registration with the Physiotherapists Board of Hong Kong, graduates will be able to work in the Hospital Authority, subvented non-governmental organisations (e.g. rehabilitation services, elderly services, community centres, sheltered workshops and special childcare centres), the Education Bureau (special schools, early childhood education and training centres), and private organisations (e.g. private hospitals, private clinics, nursing homes and homes for the elderly).
- For further studies, graduates will be eligible to articulate to higher degrees in research such as Master of Philosophy (MPhil)/ Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), or enrol in taught Master degree programmes in Physiotherapy locally and overseas.
Graduate Profile and Employment Pathway
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