ADVANCED PRACTICE OF SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY
Credit points: 30
In this subject students are given the opportunity to develop skills in patient examination and differential diagnosis within a clinical reasoning paradigm. Supervised clinical practice encourages and facilitates rational decision making with respect to treatment selection, treatment progression and planning ongoing management programs.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorHenry Wajswelner
Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites Must pass PTY5SEE or PTY5LSE, PTY5ACS or PTY5PSM, and PTY5PDS and must be enrolled in one of the following courses: HMSPH - Master of Sports Physiotherapy, HZSPMP - Master of Sports Physiotherapy/Master of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy.
Equivalent subjects PTY5LSE,PTY5PSM,PTY5CRM
Special conditions Must pass HCSP - Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy with a minimum B grade course WAM.
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Clinical sports medicine||Recommended||Brukner, P. & Khan, K.||2ND ED, MCGRAW-HILL, SYDNEY, (2001)|
|Readings||Evidence based sports Medicine||Recommended||MacAuley, D. & Best, T. (eds)||BMJ BOOKS, LONDON 2002|
|Readings||Specific reading list to be provided prior to commencement of each clinical placement||Recommended||School of Physiotherapy, La Trobe University||N/A|
|Readings||The Sensitive Nervous System.||Recommended||Butler, D.S.||NOIGROUP PUBLICATIONS, UNLEY SA (2000).|
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Distance Education, 2014, All Year, Distance Education
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHenry Wajswelner
Placement - Off Site
One 13.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via blended.
"100 hours of supervised clinical practice over both semesters (approximately 5 hours per week or in negotiated blocks)."
|1-hour Clinical examination||50|
|2 X 1,500 word assignments||25|
|2 X Clinical evaluations||25|
|Completed spreadsheet of planned clinical placements||Hurdle-(spreadsheet and instructions on LMS)||0|