Skip to main content
Unit of study_

Clinical Practicum 5 - PHTY5205

This elective unit of study (for Canadian students only) involves clinical placement which will give students the opportunity to learn and demonstrate competency in the generic skills and attributes of physiotherapy professionals as well as the specific clinical skills across the core areas of physiotherapy in managing clients across the lifespan in a range of environments and settings. Students will be required to demonstrate competence in both the specific clinical skills for each area as well as the generic skills and attributes of physiotherapy professionals. During practicum placements there will be opportunities for interprofessional learning. In addition, students will be responsible for individual and group training sessions such as strength and fitness sessions. This is a five week placement which requires full-time attendance (40 hours per week) at clinical setting, which may be in a rural or regional area.

Classes
5-week full-time (40 hours/week) clinical placement at a clinical facility

Assessment
Assessment is based on clinical performance, written material, communication skills, organisational skills and professionalism (100%)

Pre-requisites

PHTY5197 and PHTY5203

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive January

07 Jan 2019

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 25 Jan 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
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: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Intensive February

21 Jan 2019

Department/School: Physiotherapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 15 Feb 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Ms Michelle Fairbrother
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

Non-award/non-degree study If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student. Cross-institutional study If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to undertake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

To help you understand common terms that we use at the University, we offer an online glossary.