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OT5002 - Occupational Therapy Independent Project

Credit points: 6
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc (pre 2015)

Available to students enrolled in postgraduate studies in Occupational Therapy with recognised prior learning as approved by the Head of Occupational Therapy.

The independent project will apply previously learned material and develop an original project based on individual enquiry in relation to allied health care or related service provision.

Learning Outcomes

  • collect data demonstrating appropriate methodology;
  • demonstrate the ability to report both orally and in written form;
  • describe the project appropriate to the research question;
  • identify a project and demonstrate the ability to formulate a research question for the provision of allied health care or related services;
  • implement a trial of the proposed independent project.

Availabilities

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Professor Matthew Yau.
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations (% - 45%); essays (% - 50%); outline proposal (% - 5%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Professor Matthew Yau.
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations (% - 45%); essays (% - 50%); outline proposal (% - 5%).

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.