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Clinical Practicum F - PHTY4227

Year - 2018

This clinical practicum unit of study involves clinical placements which provide a wide range of practical experience in the following areas: rehabilitation, acute care, ambulatory care/outpatients, as well as one advanced general unit in specialised areas, eg, paediatrics or hand therapy or in specific settings, such as private practice and community health setting. Across the clinical program students will be provided with opportunities to apply their skills in musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary and neurological physiotherapy to a wide variety of patients and conditions. 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. In addition, students will be responsible for individual and group training sessions such as strength and fitness programs. Clinical Practicum F is a five week placement which requires full attendance (37 hours per week) at clinical facilities. In addition, at least one of the placements may be in a rural or regional setting.

Classes
Clinical Practicum F is a five week placement which requires full attendance (37 hours per week) at clinical facilities. In addition, at least one of the placements may be in a rural or regional setting. No other on-campus attendance required.

Assessment
Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) (100%)

Pre-requisites

PHTY4222

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive February

22 Jan 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 23 Feb 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
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive October

24 Sep 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Oct 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
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive June

28 May 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 23 Jun 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
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive November

22 Oct 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 30 Nov 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 Julia Blackford
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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