Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Face to Face
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours of lectures |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours.
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorMs Liz Williams
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone - 03 9810 3245
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Rural Paediatric Practice will further develop skills and competencies in the management of selected paediatric conditions using the principles of family centred practice and an evidence-based approach. Students will undertake 4 days of intensive teaching with observational visits to clinics in a tertiary hospital, training in standard assessment tools and contact with typically developing infants, children and adolescents to further develop communication and observation skills. Students will be placed in a number of paediatric and disability health services (which may include their workplace), where a further 24 hours of clinical practice is completed with support and supervision.
By the end of this subject, students will be expected to have
Practical assessment (20 minutes) of a typically developing infant, child or adolescent (20%) during the intensive 4 days teaching period. An assignment of 3000 words (35%). A reflective journal due at the end of semester (5%). Supervisors report due at the end of semester (40%)
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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The generic skills obtained by successfully completing this subject include:
|Links to further information:||www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au|
Specialist Certificate in Rural Paediatric Practice |
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