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Stroke Rehabilitation - OCCP4095

Year - 2018

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%)


Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Rehabilitation Counselling
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Margaret McGrath
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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