Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
|Year and Campus:||2013 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||25 credit points taken over 6 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.|
Dr. Alicia Spittle
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone - 03 9810 3245
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
The Specialist Certificate is designed for senior physiotherapists who specialise in paediatrics or musculoskeletal practice.
The Specialist Certificate provides preparation for the physiotherapist to function in an advanced clinical role in paediatric orthopaedics (with the support of a paediatric orthopaedic consultant as needed).
The intent is that the certificate will provide physiotherapists with an opportunity to develop competencies associated with advanced physiotherapy practice in the outpatient setting.
The course aims to enable participants to:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||
To satisfy the requirements of the Specialist Certificate in Paediatric Orthopaedics Physiotherapy, students must successfully complete both subjects, a total of 25 points
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Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2013
Not offered in 2013
1. The Selection Committee will evaluate the applicant’s ability to pursue successfully the course using the following criteria –
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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.
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The Specialist Certificate provides students with an opportunity to acquire in-depth knowledge and skills in their specialist discipline. The course will prepare them to act as an autonomous professional and to display leadership in paediatric orthopaedics through the mentoring provided by the clinical supervisors.
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|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/courses/award-courses/specialist-certificate/paediatric_orthopaedic_physiotherapy|
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