Version Effective: 2nd of July, 2018
Version Effective: 2nd of July, 2018

PDC54283 - Management of Musculoskeletal Injuries

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course will provide an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system and the associated injuries that can occur to this system. It also indicates the recommended treatment for these types of injuries.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Fitness Sport and Recreation
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the health and/or fitness profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

2 hours
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Understand the effects of ageing on the musculoskeletal system
  2. Outline the pathophysiology of strains, sprains, dislocation, and fractures
  3. Outline the assessment process for musculoskeletal injuries
  4. Describe the management of musculoskeletal injuries.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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