KNEE HIP ANKLE ORTHOTICS EVIDENCE

POR5KHE

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students will develop a familiarity and understanding of the evidence base related to the clinical orthotic management of patients with complex lower limb pathologies. Sudents will demonstrate an ability to apply and communicate evidence, and clinical information, to generate appropriate orthotic clinical prescription and treatment planning for clients with complex lower limb presentations.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAnthony Francis

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites POR4FAE

Co-requisites POR5KHA

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Melbourne, 2014, Week 05-24, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnthony Francis

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 05 - 24
One 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 05 to week 24 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Tutorial occurs weekly for 11 weeks throughout study period"

Lecture Week: 05 - 24
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 05 to week 24 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Lecture occurs weekly for 11 weeks throughout study period"

Block Mode Week: 05 - 07
One 1.0 hours block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 05 to week 07 and delivered via face-to-face.
"20 hours of lectures and tutorials in weeks 05-07"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,500-word assignment40
one 1,500-word orthotic prescription project40
one quiz (equiv to 750 words)20

Melbourne, 2014, Week 28-47, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnthony Francis

Class requirements

Block Mode Week: 28 - 30
One 1.0 hours block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 30 and delivered via face-to-face.
"20 hours of lectures and tutorials in weeks 28-30"

Lecture Week: 28 - 47
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 47 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Lecture occurs weekly for 11 weeks throughout study period"

Tutorial Week: 28 - 47
One 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 47 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Tutorial occurs weekly for 11 weeks throughout study period"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,500-word assignment40
one 1,500-word orthotic prescription project40
one quiz (equiv to 750 words)20