2020 unit offering information will be available in September 2019
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|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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