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Reflexivity and OT Professional Practice - OCCP5242

This unit includes an extended fieldwork placement and on-campus workshops to provide students with an opportunity to consolidate, apply and extend their knowledge of occupational therapy practice, with a focus on the range of competencies identified by OT Board of Australia needed to become a novice practitioner. This final fieldwork placement experience is focused on students developing independence and autonomy demonstrating the ability to manage a caseload approximating up to 80% of that expected of a new graduate in that specific position. Students will incorporate their fieldwork experiences into an exploration of reflexivity as a core capability in professional practice. . This unit enables students to continue to build on learning gained through OCCP5237, OCCP5238, OCCP5239 and OCCP5240 through the participation in a eight-week, supervised 40hr/week placement in a professional service setting.

Classes
2x2hr tutorial-workshops; 1x2hr self-directed learning activities 1x2hr briefing and debriefing for fieldwork (intensive mode)

Assessment
Individual written assessment 1 (30%), individual written assessment 2 (70%), Fieldwork assessment (Pass/Fail). Students must pass the practical work component of this unit as assessed on the fieldwork assessment in order to gain a pass for the unit.

Additional information
This unit of study includes a work integrated learning placement. Students must be aware of and complete all pre-placement requirements.

Pre-requisites

OCCP5237 and OCCP5238 and OCCP5239 and OCCP5208 and OCCP5218 and OCCP5219

Co-requisites

OCCP5240

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive January

07 Jan 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 25 Jan 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive May

22 Apr 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 17 May 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive October

23 Sep 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 22 Oct 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive March

18 Feb 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 22 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive August

22 Jul 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 23 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive November

21 Oct 2019

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 15 Nov 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Merrolee Penman,
HECS Band: 2
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