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Professional Issues and Leadership - MRTY3122

Year - 2018

This UOS explores the ethical and legal requirements of medical radiation practice in Australia. The UOS takes a case based approach to ethical, reflective and collaborative practice using key legislation as a framework for decision making and discussion. Students will learn of the integration between legal requirements, mandatory notifications and the code of conduct as required by federal law and state licensing. The notion of leadership, culturally safe practice and patient advocacy will be explored.

Classes
1 x 2-hr lecture per week plus full day health care challenge attendance

Assessment
reflective professional portfolio (50%), 2-hr final exam (50%)

Assumed knowledge
MRTY2104 and MRTY2108

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Sarah Lewis
HECS Band: 2
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