Introduces students to the field of Naturopathic Medicine, and the foundations of the discipline.
- History of naturopathic medicine
- Philosophical foundations of naturopathic medicine
- Principles of naturopathic medicine I
- Principles of naturopathic medicine II
- Contemporary naturopathic medicine practice
- Clinical reasoning in naturopathic medicine
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:|
|1||describe the historical evolution of naturopathic medicine|
|2||explain, individually or in a group, the underlying philosophies and principles of naturopathic medicine|
|3||discuss the scope and delivery of contemporary naturopathic medicine practice|
|4||recognise clinical reasoning frameworks applicable to the discipline of naturopathic medicine|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- describe the historical evolution of naturopathic medicine
- explain, individually or in a group, the underlying philosophies and principles of naturopathic medicine
- discuss the scope and delivery of contemporary naturopathic medicine practice
- recognise clinical reasoning frameworks applicable to the discipline of naturopathic medicine
Prescribed Learning Resources
- No prescribed texts.
Students will need to purchase Digication subscription for ePortfolio assessment and collation of activities aligned to professional competencies.
Students must wear their SCU uniform on placement, including closed-in black footwear (this does not include runners) and black trousers (cargo pants and jeans are not acceptable).
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- Prescribed resources/equipment information is not currently available.
Teaching and assessment
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