Enables allied health students to engage with and contribute (within an inter-professional practice context) to the assessment, differential diagnostic and recommendation process for adult and child clients. Students learn to draw on profession specific skills to deal with a variety of health issues and problems.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Engage in processes that contribute to a thorough investigation of a client's condition.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||Demonstrate an ability to provide informational and affective counselling and be responsive to clients' and significant others' needs and concerns.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||Analyse, integrate and interpret clinical data.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||Use current literature and inter-professional consultation to further inform clinical decisions around differential diagnosis and recommendations.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||Discuss, findings pertaining to appraisals with clients; present professionally written reports regarding outcomes of assessments and determine intervention alternatives that take into account unique needs and contexts.||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|6||Engage in aspects of inter-professional learning and practice.||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|7||Demonstrate advanced problem solving, communication and presentation skills.||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2014 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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