Further enhances the skill base in osteopathic diagnosis and technique towards mastery at the level required of entry to independent practice.
Topic 1: Master classes in advanced osteopathic diagnosis and treatment
Topic 2: Gastrointestinal system – common conditions and management Integrated diagnosis – neuromusculoskeletal/behavioural/energy expenditure/nutritional\Multi-system presentations
Topic 3: Genitourinary system – common conditions and management Complex diagnosis – multi-system presentations
Topic 4: Obstetrics – diagnosis and management in obstetrics and gynaecology
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||Develop and analyse critical questions about the evidence basis of the osteopathic health care concept.||Lifelong learning|
|2||Demonstrate and reflect upon safe and contextually relevant patient handling and interactive skills.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||Demonstrate, explain and interpret advanced osteopathic diagnosis - integrative neuromusculoskeletal, behavioural, energy expenditure and exchange and nutritional models||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||Demonstrate competency in advanced integrative osteopathic technique.||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||Demonstrate advanced clinical reasoning in the osteopathic management of patient presentations in the obstetrical, gynaecological, cardiovascular, genitourinary and gastrointestinal systems||Knowledge of a discipline|
|6||Demonstrate professional skills in readiness for independent practice||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
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Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2015 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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