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OT5001 - Health Professional Independent Study

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc

The subject provides basic knowledge to enable students to develop skills to investigate in depth a chosen area of health professional practice.Students will extend and consolidate their knowledge and expertise in a chosen area of health professional serviceCompletion of the learning activity will enhance health service delivery in a variety of community settings.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • A coherent and disciplined body of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning processes and products;
  • The ability to learn independently and in a self-directed manner;
  • A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual development.

Availabilities

Study Period 1, External
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Professor Matthew Yau
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 4 hours lectures - via podcasting
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations (50%); assignments (50%).

Study Period 2, External
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Professor Matthew Yau
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 4 hours lectures - via podcasting
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations (50%); assignments (50%).

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.