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Clinical Practicum A - PHTY2063

The purpose of this unit is to provide an introduction to the application of foundation physiotherapy skills within a clinical setting (clinical simulation combined with an on site clinical placement). Students will be required to perform subjective and objective assessments specific to each patient. Analysis of the assessment findings, development and implementation of interventions (including discharge planning and interprofessional involvement) and application of outcome measures should occur in consultation with the Clinical Educator. Assessment, interpretation, intervention and re-assessment skills are graded according to a 'basic' standard of practice (appropriate to this stage of student learning).

Classes
Clinical placement, on-campus and online attendance

Assessment
CPA: On Campus Simulation Week (Pass/Fail), Clinical Placement Assessment (Student Assessment of Basic Skills (SABS) Form) (65%), Online Module (35%). The On Campus Simulation Week will act as a barrier task to subsequent clinical placements

Pre-requisites

PHTY1024

Co-requisites

PHTY2062 and PHTY2059 and PHTY2061

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive February

21 Jan 2019

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 15 Feb 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
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

21 Oct 2019

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 15 Nov 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
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 Justine Dougherty
HECS Band: 2
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