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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Enrolment in this subject is restricted to students enrolled in Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Physiotherapy IHCAP Program and the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours Program.
The subject will present an overview of the history of the physiotherapy profession along with issues relating to evidence-based practice. Research and literature search skills will be developed. Students will gain foundation knowledge and skills in the application of selected physiotherapy assessment and treatment techniques. These include massage, exercise prescription and joint examination.
Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% inclusive of any penalties applied; achieve at least 50% for the practical and written exams; attend at least 80% of scheduled practical classes; attend all scheduled placements; achieve satisfactory/pass for portfolio tasks.
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Coordinator:||Miss Sue Barrs|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones, Mrs Rachel Pappas, Miss Sue Barrs, Mrs Gitte Nielsen, Miss Amy Combers.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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.