This unit of study is a foundation clinical unit in which students will be introduced to the fundamentals of professional practice. It aims to provide the student with the necessary knowledge required to undertake Work Integrated Learning placements. Aspects to be covered include professional communication, professional behaviour and teamwork, work health and safety, ethics and interprofessional practice.
2-hr lecture/week, 1-hr tutorial/week, 1-hr practical/week
Mid-semester quiz (25%), assessment (25%), exam (50%)
Minimum attendance of 80% at tutorial sessions