Physiotherapy Clinical Practice D

PHT80025 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 320 hours clinical placement

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Summer
Hawthorn

HB3  HE Block 3

Dates:
3 Jan 23 - 12 Feb 23

Results:
28 Feb 23

Last self enrolment:
3 Jan 23

Census:
13 Jan 23

Last withdraw without fail:
27 Jan 23

Dates:
8 May 23 - 18 Jun 23

Results:
18 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
8 May 23

Census:
19 May 23

Last withdraw without fail:
2 Jun 23

More teaching periods
Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 1

Dates:
27 Feb 23 - 28 May 23

Results:
4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

Census:
31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
14 Apr 23


Aims and objectives

This clinical placement unit integrates, consolidates and provides opportunity for students to apply advanced knowledge and skills to achieve competencies across all areas of physiotherapy practice ready for entry to practice.
 
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
 
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
 
1. Critically consolidate research evidence that supports the comprehensive management of complex neurological, cardiorespiratory and orthopaedic/musculoskeletal disorders
2. Safely examine and manage complex health presentations across physiotherapy disciplines
3. Apply advanced clinical reasoning with regard to diagnosis, management and evaluation of outcome of complex presentations across physiotherapy disciplines
4. Effectively collaborate with patients and clients to develop short- and long-term management goals for best practice physiotherapy management
5. Efficiently manage patient caseloads in line with graduate entry to physiotherapy practice