This unit of study involves clinical placements in one of the four following areas: rehabilitation, acute care, ambulatory care/outpatients and community/general. Students will be required to demonstrate competence in both the specific clinical skills for each area as well as the generic skills and attributes of physiotherapy professionals. During practicum placements there will be opportunities for interprofessional learning. In addition, students will be responsible for individual and group training sessions such as strength and fitness sessions. Clinical Practicum B is a five-week placement which require full-time attendance (37 hours per week) at clinical facilities. In addition, it may be in a rural or regional setting.
37 hrs/week for 5 weeks at clinical facilities
Assessment based on clinical performance, written material, communication skills, organisational skills and professionalism (100%)
PHTY2063 and PHTY3081 and PHTY3082 and PHTY3084 and PHTY3087Co-requisites