Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:June, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours of lectures, tutorials and self directed learning. |
Total Time Commitment:
Students will need to allow time for self-directed learning. The following hours are given as minimum requirements: 1 hour pre/post reading for lectures, 2 hours per hour of tutorial sessions and 2 hours extra per week for practical classes. Third year students will need to spend approximately 2 hours per day in independent study.
|Prerequisites:||This subject is not available as a single subject. Students must be currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Physiotherapy to undertake this subject.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Years 1 and 2 of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorDr Louisa Remedios
ContactDr Louisa Jane Remedios
This subject examines the roles and responsibilities of the physiotherapist as a health care provider and the practice of physiotherapy within the health care system. Professional Issues: includes management and presentation skills; Occupational Health and Ergonomics: addresses issues of risk identification and management in the workplace; and Principles of Health Promotion and Education: looks at the wider issues of health promotion in populations.
Students will build on any previous experience, research and knowledge as well as from information in the course and will be able to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject encompasses particular generic skills objectives. On completion of the subject, students should be able to:
Bachelor of Physiotherapy |
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