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This unit will introduce you to procedures used in chiropractic practice for the assessment and management of complex musculoskeletal conditions. Building on the skills you have learned in CHIR13008, Professional Chiropractic Practice 1, you will develop orthopedic and neurological examination skills at an advanced level. You will develop treatment and management plans and practice chiropractic techniques used in the management of increasingly complex and multifaceted conditions.
Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 3
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
Co-Requisite: CHIR13006Pre-requisites: CHIR13008 and CHIR12007
Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit,
should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification.
Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability.
See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).
Offerings For Term 2 - 2023
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes –
in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory.
International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet
both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period
(satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).