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Area/Catalogue
REHB 3043

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
100326

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

The aim of this course is to enable students to develop the knowledge, skills and capacity to analyse and plan a community orientated project in collaboration with an appropriate agency.

Course content

Philosophical and theoretical basis for community orientated practice. Processes and strategies relevant to community orientated approaches. Visits and liaison with community based agencies to identify potential projects, liaise with key stakeholders. Needs analysis and develop a project to meet the needs and aims of one agency. Acquisition skills for project planning and development.

Textbook(s)

Talbot, L & Verrinder, G 2014, Promoting health: The primary health care approach, 5th, Elsevier Australia, Marrickville NSW

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
REHB 3064 Primary Health Care Approaches in Occupational Therapy
REHB 3053 Enabling Occupation: Community Orientation 300

Students choose one of the above courses for their pre-requisites.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop 3 hours x 8 weeks
Field Placement 60 hours x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Test N/A 15% N/A
Presentation N/A 15% N/A
Literature Review 1500 words 20% N/A
Project Proposal N/A 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Health Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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