PS4002 - Contemporary Issues for Physiotherapists
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
This subject enables students to be self directed in exploring issues relevant to
contemporary physiotherapy practice. The changes and challenges facing physiotherapists
will be explored with topics relevant to current clinical and professional practice.
In addition students will demonstrate their organisational skills through participating
in the planning and development of the Physiotherapy Student Conference.
- construct a research question relevant to contemporary physiotherapy practice and
synthesis the literature to answer the research question;
- plan the organisation of the Physiotherapy Student Conference, showing leadership,
self direction and team-work skills;
- utilising advanced oral and written communication skills, present the research project
and findings formulated from the review of the literature.
- Oral > Presentation 1 - (45%) - Individual
- Participation > Class participation - (10%) - Individual
- Written > Literature review - (45%) - Individual.
Special Assessment Requirements
Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; attend the conference;
achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% inclusive of any penalties applied.
|PS4102 AND PS4103
Study Period 2
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 2 hours lectures
- 10 hours conferences - Student conference
- assessment and self-directed study
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