Unit

School Of Health Sciences

Neurological RehabilitationWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 400998.4

Discipline: PHYSIOTHERAPY

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Clarice Tang


Assumed Knowledge
Human anatomy, human physiology, neuroanatomy, and pathophysiology


Prerequisite
400986 Neurological Physiotherapy AND 401197 Clinical Education (General)

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in 4706 Bachelor of Physiotherapy or 4733 Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours). Students in this program are required to participate fully in practical classes. This involves disrobing to shorts and singlet or swim-suit equivalent in mixed gender classes. Students will practice hands-on physiotherapy examination and treatment techniques on both genders, and will personally experience these techniques which will be performed on them by other students and relevant academic staff.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  Clarice Tang  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  Clarice Tang  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit focuses on client assessment and evidence-based physiotherapy management in neurological rehabilitation. This will require strong communication skills, ethical and professional behaviour and an appreciation of interprofessional care. Professional competencies addressed in this unit include clinical reasoning in neurological physiotherapy assessment and treatment, implementation and evaluation of evidence-based interventions and management of complex conditions.


Courses
4662.4Bachelor of Health Science/Master of PhysiotherapyCONTINUING
4706.2Bachelor of PhysiotherapyCURRENT
4733.1Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)CURRENT




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