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Area/Catalogue
REHB 5115

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
159521

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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 4)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
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 or issues relevant to a specific area of physiotherapy practice, and to develop advanced communication skills to their professional peers and relevant stakeholders.

Course content

Acquisition and clinical application of Advanced physiotherapy theory, practical and professional skills in their specific area of physiotherapy practice and within an evidence based practice framework.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 2
General stream
REHB 5114 Advanced Physiotherapy Practice 1
Group 1
Musculoskeletal and Sports streams
REHB 5114 Advanced Physiotherapy Practice 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Workshop 56 hours x -
Clinical 85 hours x -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Directed Clinical Learning 56 hours over 13 weeks x -
Clinical 85 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% Ongoing
Assignment 3000 words 20% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Learning Contract - 100% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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

Degrees this course is offered in

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