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Area/Catalogue
REHB 5114

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
159501

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

To provide opportunities for physiotherapists to apply and practice advanced knowledge, skills and clinical/professional reasoning in examination and evidence based management of patient/client problems relevant to a specific area of physiotherapy practice.

Course content

Acquisition and clinical aplication of advanced  physiotherapy theory, practical and professional skills, within an evidence based practice framework.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 2
General stream
REHB 5116 Advanced Physiotherapy Practice Theory
Group 1
Musculoskeletal and Sports streams
REHB 5121 Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2
REHB 5120 Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 1

Students in the General Stream (OHS) will follow a tailored study plan

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 24.5 hours x -
Practical 27 hours x -
Clinical 67.5 hours x -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Directed Clinical Learning 52 hours over 13 weeks x -
Clinical 67.5 hours over 13 weeks x -

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
Practical examination - 20% 1 hour
Clinical assessment - 60% Continuous
Assignment 2000 words equivalent 20% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Learning Contract - 100% -

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

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