Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
The Specialist Certificate will run again during 2012. With the opening of the new Royal Children’s Hospital scheduled for late 2011 and the relocation of all services to the new building, we are unable to provide specific teaching dates at this time. Students interested in enrolling in 2012 can register their interest in the course by emailing the Project Manager at email@example.com. Once dates are confirmed, they will be posted on our website and emailed to those who have registered their interest.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 80 hours comprising of clinical placement (48hrs) / tutorials and clinical notes review (20hrs)/ workshops (12hrs) |
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In addition students should expect to undertake a minimum of 80 hours independent research, reading, writing and general study to complete this subject successfully.
PHTY90082 Paediatric Orthopaedic Physiotherapy 1
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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.
CoordinatorDr Alicia Spittle
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
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Hawthorn VIC 3122
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This subject builds on the knowledge and skills learnt in Paediatric Orthopaedic Physiotherapy 1. It provides the opportunity for students to acquire specialised knowledge and skills by further developing their level of clinical reasoning and clinical competency in the management of orthopaedic conditions. The subject focuses on providing students with ‘hands on’ clinical experience in an orthopaedic outpatient department under supervision. Placements include The Royal Children's Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, Sunshine Hospital and Geelong Hospital. Students will also further their knowledge in the management of fractures, spinal conditions and pharmacology.
On completion of the subject, students should be able to:
There are three assessment components for this subject:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of the subject, students will be expected to be able to demonstrate the following generic skills:
|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/courses/award-courses/specialist-certificate/paediatric_orthopaedic_physiotherapy|
Specialist Certificate in Paediatric Orthopaedic Physiotherapy |
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