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PUBLISHED : Monday, 11 July, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 11 July, 2005, 12:00am

1985: Started studying for the Professional Diploma in Physiotherapy at the Hong Kong Polytechnic - now known as


the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)


1989: Graduated and joined Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital as a physiotherapist II


1991: Promoted to physiotherapist I


1997: Promoted to senior physiotherapist


How to get there


Course: Bachelor degree of Science (Hons) in Physiotherapy


School: PolyU's Department of Rehabilitation Sciences


Duration: 3 years


Characteristics: Besides theoretical knowledge, students have to complete more than 1,000 hours of clinical education in hospitals, out-patient departments or rehabilitation centres


Enquiries: 2766 5399 or www.rs.polyu.edu.hk/ptprogram/ptcourse.htm


The path


Physiotherapist II B (Fresh university graduates; works under the supervision of physiotherapist II A for a year; starting salary around $16,000 to $20,000)


Physiotherapist II A (Works more independently)


Physiotherapist I (Minimum 2 years' experience; salary around $30,000)


Senior physiotherapist (Helps with management work, salary around $50,000)


Department manager (Responsible for the operation of the whole department, including manpower and stock resources)


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