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Advanced Clinical Reasoning - PHTY5209

Year - 2018

The UOS program consists of advanced evidence-based practice, advanced clinical reasoning, reflective practice, discussion of ethical dilemmas and the skills (both written and oral) that underpin effective communication of scientific reasoning. There will be lectures covering practical and theoretical aspects of research, clinical reasoning and reflective and ethical practice and tutorials where students will practice evidence-based physiotherapy skills and present their clinical reasoning (orally and written) and receive feedback. There will be also be opportunity during a tutorial for feedback on a draft of the dissertation. Students will also have an opportunity to participate in a question and answer session with clinicians and researchers.

Classes
(15x1-hr lec and 4x3hr tut and 9x1-hr private study (preparation for assessments)) / 7 wk academic semester

Assessment
1 x clinical reasoning seminar presentation, pairs (30%), 1x3500wd dissertation incorporting evidence-based practice, individual (70%)

Additional information
Note that 90% attendance is required for tutorials

Pre-requisites

PHTY5206 and PHTY5197

Co-requisites

PHTY5208

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2a

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Oct 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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: Dr Alison Harmer / Dr Trudy Rebbeck
HECS Band: 2
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