|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc|
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.
The subject will build on the foundations of assessment and neurology developed in PS2005 and PS2004. Students will be required to apply knowledge and skills to the assessment and treatment planning for selected neurological disorders. New skills will be developed and specific assessment measures will be investigated, providing students with the tools required to competently assess an individual with neurological pathology. Treatment planning and evaluation will be investigated, with reference to current literature and prevailing scientific theory relevant to neurological physiotherapy.
|Prerequisites:||HS2402 AND HS2403 AND PS2005 AND PS2004 AND PS2002 AND PS2003 AND RH2002|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012|
|Coordinator:||Dr Ruth Barker, Dr Jackie Reznik|
|Lecturers:||Dr Ruth Barker, Dr Jackie Reznik.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (35%); practical exam (20%); assignments (20%); viva voce (25%).|
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.