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Area/Catalogue
REHB 4051

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
162021

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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)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

To develop advanced knowledge and management skills in the operation and evaluation of a physiotherapy service.

Course content

This course provides direct, best practice experience of a private health service delivery model. Students will be required to organise and manage all aspects of best practice patient care including an evidence based approach to clinical interventions, monitoring of progress using appropriate outcome measures, administration including marketing, appointments, billing and ongoing referral and education using current interactive technologies.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
Prerequisites for students in the IBPZ program
REHB 3007 Acute Care
REHB 3009 Pain Sciences
REHB 3011 Rehabilitation
HLTH 2021 Evidence Based Practice 2
REHB 3065 Primary and Ambulatory Care in Physiotherapy
Group 2
Prerequisites for students in the IHPZ program
REHB 3007 Acute Care
REHB 3009 Pain Sciences
REHB 3011 Rehabilitation
REHB 3065 Primary and Ambulatory Care in Physiotherapy
HLTH 1049 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice and Research in Health Sciences

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Clinical 3.5 hours x 5 days x 5 weeks
Lecture 1 hour x 1 week
Tutorial 2 hours x 1 week
Practical 3 hours x 4 days
Lecture (Online) 3 hours x 1 week
Workshop (Online) 1 hour 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
Clinical assessment - 55% -
Practical examination - 20% -
Assignment 2000 words 25% -

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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