Professional Practice 1

OCC60015 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students

Duration

  • Four weeks, full time

Contact hours

  • 160 hours

2020 teaching periods

Hawthorn

HB7  HE Block 7 HB8  HE Block 8

Dates:
28 Oct 19 - 24 Nov 19

Results:
20 Dec 19

Last self enrolment:
28 Oct 19

Census:
8 Nov 19

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Nov 19

Dates:
2 Nov 20 - 13 Dec 20

Results:
22 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
2 Nov 20

Census:
13 Nov 20

Last withdraw without fail:
27 Nov 20


Aims and objectives

During this placement, students will demonstrate professional skills required in occupational therapy practice, develop emerging core occupational therapy skills and be actively involved in all stages of the occupational therapy process within a particular setting.


Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Conduct themselves in a professional manner
2. Demonstrate effective self-management skills
3. Communicate effectively within the workplace, and with service users and significant others
4. Develop and maintain appropriate documentation
5. Observe, describe, practice and reflect on assessment/information gathering skills
6. Observe, describe, practice and reflect on intervention/service provision methods (individual/group), defining goals, coordination and implementation