Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:March, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 180 hours of lectures, practical sessions, class presentations and clinical workshops. |
Total Time Commitment: Students are expected to undertake a number of hours of self directed learning in this subject. Approximately 80 hours of self directed learning is suggested.
|Prerequisites:||513-664 Anatomy for Neurological Physiotherapy (may be taken concurrently)|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorDr Kimberly Miller
Dr. Kim Miller
This subject is designed to broaden and deepen existing knowledge and skills in neurological physiotherapy. Material is presented through via lectures, clinical seminars and tutorials that emphasise critical thinking, clinical reasoning and the application of current evidence-based practice in speciality neurology areas such as traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury.
On completion of this subject, students will be expected to be able to demonstrate:
Class presentation (30%), continuous clinical assessment (40%), one written assignment of 2,000 words (30%). Students must gain a pass in both the clinical and theoretical components in order to pass the subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject, students will be expected to be able to demonstrate:
|Links to further information:||http://www.physioth.unimelb.edu.au/programs/pgrad/index.html|
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