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Physiotherapy Practicum D - PHTY4112

Year - 2018

Physiotherapy Practicum D involves clinical placement in an area not previously covered in physiotherapy practicum A, B or C: rehabilitation, acute care, ambulatory/outpatients, community health or an elective unit such as paediatrics, private practice, burns or hand therapy. Students will be required to demonstrate competence in 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. Physiotherapy Practicum A, B, C, D, E are all five week placements which require full-time attendance (37 hours per week) at clinical facilities. In addition, at least one of the placements will be in a rural or regional setting.

Classes
37-hrs/wk for 5 weeks at clinical facilities

Assessment
Assessment based on clinical performance, written material, communication skills, organisational skills and professionalism (100%)

Pre-requisites

PHTY2052 and PHTY2053 and PHTY3068 and PHTY3069 and PHTY3070 and PHTY3071

Co-requisites

PHTY4110 and PHTY4111 and PHTY4113

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
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? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Ms Belinda Judd
HECS Band: 2
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