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Area/Catalogue
REHB 5105

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
106104

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

To develop ability for conducting environmental assessments and for providing intervention through environmental manipulation.

Course content

Principles, techniques, legislative and relevant governance requirements for the application of universal access, assistive technology and environmental modifications to facilitate occupational performance. Principles and techniques to assess environmental dimensions of a person’s home environment and recommend equipment and modification to facilitate occupational performance. Understanding occupational impact of spinal cord injury, amputation, developmental delay, sensory processing deficits, mobility issues, multiple severe disabilities and the clinical reasoning process underpinning assessment and intervention within the Occupational Performance Model.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
REHB 5109 Introduction to Occupational Therapy Practice GE

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Workshop 52 hours x over 13 weeks

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
Written Task 1500 words 20% N/A
Intervention Plan N/A 50% N/A
Examination N/A 30% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* 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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