|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject introduces students to several selected areas of specialised physiotherapy practice. The areas of practice have been chosen to develop advanced skills in areas of practice or introduce students to areas of specialised practice they may not have encountered during clinical placement including burns, paediatrics, hand therapy and occupational health and safety. Students will also be required to participate in 20 hours of professional development in the course of the study period. This will serve to highlight the importance of continual skills development for these emerging health professionals.
|Prerequisites:||PS4001 OR (PS4101 AND PS4102)|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Dr Carol Flavell, Miss Amy Combers|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones, Dr Carol Flavell.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (70%); assignments (30%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Students must pass the end of semester exam 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.