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Area/Catalogue
REHB 5110

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
106112

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Unit Value
4.5

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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 develop the students' understanding of humans as occupational beings and the relationship between occupation, health and well-being.

Course content

Dimensions and theories of human occupation and human evolution, human capacities, occupational language, occupational balance, occupational alienation, occupational deprivation, occupational identity, occupational adaptation, occupational justice and occupational transitions.

Textbook(s)

Christiansen, C & Townsend, E 2010, Introduction to Occupation: The Art of Science and Living, 2nd, Prentice-Hall

Prerequisite(s)

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

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
Tutorial 3 hours x 1 week

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
Presentation 1500 words 20% -
Test - 40% 2 hours
Assignment 2500 words 40% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
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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* 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

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