Availabilities:

Not currently available in 2022

Unit description

Integrates knowledge and skills in clinical sciences, naturopathic therapeutics, interdisciplinary care and clinical reasoning in order to safely and effectively assess, diagnose, plan, treat and review immunological clinical cases within the scope of contemporary naturopathic medicine practice.

Unit content

  1. Clinical assessment: history taking
  2. Clinical assessment: assessment tools
  3. Clinical assessment: vital signs and anthropometric examination
  4. Clinical microbiology
  5. Clinical immunology I
  6. Clinical immunology II

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1demonstrate comprehensive clinical history taking
2display application of assessment tools, vital signs and anthropometric examination appropriate to a clinical case
3correlate the key characteristics of microbes implicated in human health
4integrate clinical sciences, appropriate therapeutic applications and interdisciplinary care in immunological conditions

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. demonstrate comprehensive clinical history taking
  2. display application of assessment tools, vital signs and anthropometric examination appropriate to a clinical case
  3. correlate the key characteristics of microbes implicated in human health
  4. integrate clinical sciences, appropriate therapeutic applications and interdisciplinary care in immunological conditions

Teaching and assessment

Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every teaching period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the teaching period.

Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.

Fee paying courses
For postgraduate or undergraduate full fee paying courses please check Domestic Postgraduate Fees OR Domestic Undergraduate Fees

International

Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.

+