Unit of study electives

The following list shows the units of study available as electives or research electives to postgraduate students throughout the faculty. The mode of presentation varies between academic units. Units are offered subject to sufficient demand and staff availability.

Students who require further information on the content or administration of electives and when they are offered should contact the coordinator of the specific unit of study.

View semester session codes here.

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Postgraduate electives

Availability of electives may vary from year to year.
BACH5042
Teaching Clinical Reasoning

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
BACH5085
Clinical Teaching and Supervision
6      Semester 1
BACH5321
Psychology for Graduate Students
6   

BACH5321 is only available to those who have been assessed by the course director as requiring Psychology content. These students will be given departmental permission to enrol in BACH5321.
Semester 1
BACH5343
Individual and Societal Ageing

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    N BACH5041
Semester 2
BACH5345
Workplace Health and Safety

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
BIOS5041
Ageing, Biology and Health
6      Semester 2
BIOS5090
Clin. Oriented Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
6    N BIOS1168
Semester 1
EXSS5029
Exercise Metabolism and Physiology
6      Semester 1
EXSS5050
Human Motor Learning and Control
6      Semester 1
HIMT5067
Evidence Based Health Care
6   

The three quizzes will be conducted during the workshop and complusory tutorials weeks 7 and 10.
Semester 1
HIMT5069
Health Care Systems

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    N HSBH1009 or HSBH3003
Semester 1
HSBH5001
FHS Abroad
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students interested in participating must obtain permission from their course director before enrolling in FHS Abroad.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSBH5002
FHS Indigenous Communities
6    P Successful completion of all 1st year units in a graduate entry masters FHS degree
Semester 2
HSBH5003
e-Health for Health Professionals
6      Semester 1
HSBH5004
Bodily Senses in Health and Disease
6      Semester 2
HSBH5007
Living with Cancer
6    A Fieldwork experience, anatomy and physiology
P 24 credit points of postgraduate level units of study
Semester 1
OCCP5187
Falls Prevention With Older People
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
OCCP5235
Stroke Rehabilitation
6    A Successful completion of 100 hours of fieldwork placement or equivalent.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Successful completion of 100 hours of fieldwork placement or equivalent.
Semester 1
REHB5068
Public Offenders: Aspects of Rehab
6    N REHB5016, REHB3062
Semester 2

Faculty research electives

BACH5068
Statistics for Clinical Research
6   

Students must have access to a PC to load and use the statistics packages SAS or SPSS
Semester 1
Semester 2
BACH5255
Qualitative Research Methods
6      Semester 2
BACH5341
Research and Inquiry in Health Professions

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    N BACH3126 or BACH4047 or BACH5268 or DHSC7002 or DHSC7005
Semester 2
OCCP5145
Research Elective Independent Study
6    P OCCP5207

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1