This unit provides the opportunity for students from any discipline to increase their knowledge and experience of stroke rehabilitation. The aim of this unit is to develop students' understanding of the long-term nature of stroke recovery and rehabilitation after stroke. Topics will include stroke epidemiology, brain plasticity, person-centred goal setting, mobility, travel and driving, upper limb and cognitive retraining, communication, mood changes and self-management. Students will engage with stroke survviors to understand the stroke recovery process.
Online. No on-campus attendance required.
1 x 2000wd written report (40%) and 1 x 4000wd workbook (60%)