|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Subject chain:||MX2001 MX2002|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Available to Bachelor of Health Science (Physician Assistant) students only.
This subject available to Level 2 students enrolled in the Bachelor of Heath Science (Physician Assistant) Studies. It will cover paediatric medicine, emergency medicine, adult medicine and preparation for clinical placement. It will also cover, procedural skills used in physician assistant practice and performance and interpretation of basic clinical investigations. The topics will be presented in an integrated fashion across the semester of study. Students will undertake clinical placement in an inpatient setting.
|Prerequisites:||MX1010 & MX1020|
As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Limited|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Face to face teaching (This subject has multiple block teaching dates across the study period that require on campus attendance. The dates of these blocks are still to be finalised.)|
|Coordinator:||Mr Ando Kerlen|
|Lecturers:||Dr Susan Gorton, Assoc. Professor Nichole Harvey, Dr Aaron Drovandi, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Dr Paula Heggarty, <Person not found>, Mr Don Gamage, <Person not found>, Dr Roy Rasalam, Mrs Judith Beneke, Dr Katharine Terry.|
The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); objective structured clinical examination (10%); assignments (30%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Attendance at residential schools and clinical placements is mandatory. Satisfactory completion of the clinical aspects, including set competencies, is required.|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.