Physiotherapy Clinical Practice D

PHT80025 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Contact hours

  • 320 hours clinical placement

2021 teaching periods


HB1  HE Block 1

8 Feb 21 - 21 Mar 21

4 May 21

Last self enrolment:
8 Feb 21

19 Feb 21

Last withdraw without fail:
5 Mar 21


PHT80015 Physiotherapy Clinical Practice C

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.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be suitable for entry to practice and more specifically 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.