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Diagnostic Electroencephalography - CLNP5002

Year - 2018

Electroencephalography (EEG) forms the basis of multiple neurophysiological techniques and is an extremely powerful tool in its own right. This unit will introduce the standardised systems and nomenclature for EEG recordings, examine the characteristics of normal recordings and illustrate the pathological changes associated with intracranial lesions, systemic disease and critical illness. The utility of EEG in the diagnosis and management of seizure disorders will be examined in detail.

Classes
Online lectures, webinars and/or discussion forums, 2 day face-to-face workshop (compulsory)

Assessment
Online quizzes (20%); short answer questions (20%); participation in generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); participation in online discussion forums (10%); online exam (40%)

Additional information
Critical Care and Internal Medicine students must request special permission to enrol in this unit of study.

Co-requisites

CLNP5001

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Clinical Neurophysiology
Study Mode: Distance education/intensive on campus
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Karen Storchenegger
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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