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Clinical Practicum E - PHTY4223

"The purpose of Clinical Practicum E is to extend student's perspectives on the role and scope of physiotherapy practice within the broader spectrum of health; it is not intended to develop or reinforce hands on physiotherapy skills. Students will be allocated to a community organisation (in groups) to undertake an organisation specific Quality Improvement Project. Students will experience project management and will gain an understanding of the relevance of and importance of continued service improvement. Students will undertake both independent and group learning, and will work collaboratively with an allocated community organisation and a designated WIL academic to develop and then fulfil an agreed Project Plan. Clinical Practicum E aims to develop professional practice competencies and a range of generic skills to promote work readiness e.g. high level communication skills, influence, team work, problem- solving, time management, negotiation, accountability, resilience, meeting deadlines, inter-professional practice and cultural competence.

Classes
Clinical placement, on-campus

Assessment
Project Plan (10%), Peer and Self Review (5%), Group Work Reflections (25%), Project Report (60%)

Pre-requisites

PHTY3085

Co-requisites

PHTY4221

Prohibitions

PHTY3075

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
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
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