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PSIO11003 Foundations of Physiotherapy Practice 2
Foundations of Physiotherapy Practice 2
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General Information

Overview

This unit introduces you to fundamental aspects of physiotherapy practice, including physical examination, therapeutic exercise and utilising research skills to inform evidence-based practice. You will begin to acquire knowledge and skills in the assessment and prescription of resistance and aerobic training programs and develop skills in the observation, measurement and analysis of muscle and joint function. Your understanding of professional physiotherapy practice will be extended through undertaking an observational clinical placement.

Details

Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 1
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

To enrol in this unit, you must be enrolled in the CB85 Course and meet the following requisites: Prerequisites: PSIO11004: Foundations of Physiotherapy Practice 1 BMSC11007: Medical Anatomy and Physiology 1 ALLH11001 Introduction to Allied Health Practice ALLH11009 Research Methods for Health Professionals Co-requisites: BMSC11008: Medical Anatomy and Physiology 2 ALLH11006: Life Course Development for Health Professionals PSYC11010: Fundamentals of Psychology

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

Bundaberg
Rockhampton

Attendance Requirements

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).

Class and Assessment Overview

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This information will be available on Monday 15 May 2023
Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Feedback from Unit evaluation data, have your say, direct student feedback, self-reflection.

Feedback

Students valued the clinical experiences (e.g. gym visit, hydrotherapy session, observational placement).

Recommendation

It is recommended that learning experiences should continue to be incorporated that are clinically focused and optimise student engagement in hands on practical opportunities.

Feedback from Unit evaluation data, have your say, direct student feedback, self-reflection.

Feedback

Students valued the 'hour of power' sessions for revision and practical skills training.

Recommendation

It is recommended that the 'hour of power' sessions be continued to support the development of practical skills.

Feedback from Unit evaluation data, have your say, direct student feedback, self-reflection.

Feedback

Some students reported a lack of clarity regarding expectations for the in-class quizzes.

Recommendation

It is recommended that resources related to the in-class quizzes should be reviewed to ensure assessment expectations are clear.

Unit Learning Outcomes

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Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes

Information for Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes has not been released yet.

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Textbooks and Resources

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Academic Integrity Statement

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