|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Applicants must have completed an AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline at an Australian University or hold an equivalent international entry level qualification.
This subject will explore key issues relating to design and delivery of Health services within contemporary and future palliative care settings. Students will critically examine current service provision within their own professional field in order to identify areas of strength and opportunities for improvement in service delivery. Core concepts and ethical issues relevant to palliative and end-of-life care provision will be analysed in-depth in order to create new perspectives on their meanings and enhanced application within this setting.
Passing requirements: complete all online lectures; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties; achieve satisfactory/pass criteria within each assessment; participate in all online lectures, discussion forums, and workshops.
|To enrol in this subject students will require the knowledge and skills commensurate with completion of an undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy or Speech Pathology.|
|External, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Coord/Lect:||Mr Daniel Lowrie.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
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.