|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Enrolment in this subject is restricted to all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Physiotherapy IHCAP and the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours Programs.
This subject builds on the knowledge and skills acquired in PS1002:03 Introduction to Physiotherapy Applications. Musculoskeletal cases of greater complexity will be considered within the framework of holistic patient management. More advanced manual therapy techniques will be developed. Safety considerations and the evidence base for physiotherapy interventions will be emphasised.
|Prerequisites:||HS2402 AND HS2403 AND (HS2405 OR HS3401) AND PS2004|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Dr Carol Flavell|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones, Dr Helen Land, Dr Carol Flavell.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (45%); other exams (25%); assignments (30%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Students are required to achieve a pass mark in each practical examination and the written examination paper in order to pass the subject.|
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.