PHYSIOTHERAPY FOR EARLY LIFESPAN AND GENDER-SPECIFIC CONDITIONS

PTY5ELG

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students will extend their knowledge and skills relating to physiotherapy assessment and management in the practice areas of paediatrics, women's health and continence. The paediatrics module will cover the theoretical background for assessing and managing children with posture and movement disorders. The women's health module will introduce the aetiology, pathology, clinical features and complications, pertaining to conditions specific to women, that are amenable to physiotherapy care. The continence module will introduce the assessment and management of continence problems occurring in women and men, with the emphasis on incontinence resulting from pelvic floor muscle weakness.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSally Sheppard

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed PTY4MUP, PTY4NEP, PTY4CAP, PTY4PCP and be enrolled in one of the following courses: HZHSPP, HZHSPB - Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Physiotherapy Practice. HMPYP, HMPYPB - Master of Physiotherapy Practice.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsPaediatric physical therapyRecommendedTecklin, J 20084TH EDN, LIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS & WILKINS, PHILADELPHIA.
ReadingsWomen's health in physical therapyRecommendedIrion, J & Irion, G 2010LIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS & WIKINS, PHILADELPHIA

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Bendigo, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLisa Hanson

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 30 - 34
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Practical Week: 30 - 34
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Field Trip Week: 30 - 34
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40

Bendigo, 2014, Week 35-39, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLisa Hanson

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 35 - 39
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 35 - 39
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 35 - 39
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Practical Week: 35 - 39
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 35 - 39
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Field Trip Week: 35 - 39
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40

Bendigo, 2014, Week 40-44, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLisa Hanson

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 40 - 44
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 40 - 44
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 40 - 44
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Practical Week: 40 - 44
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 40 - 44
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Field Trip Week: 40 - 44
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40

Melbourne, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSally Sheppard

Class requirements

Field Trip Week: 30 - 34
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Practical Week: 30 - 34
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Tutorial Week: 30 - 34
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40

Melbourne, 2014, Week 35-39, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSally Sheppard

Class requirements

Field Trip Week: 35 - 39
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 35 - 39
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Practical Week: 35 - 39
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 35 - 39
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Tutorial Week: 35 - 39
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 35 - 39
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40

Melbourne, 2014, Week 40-44, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSally Sheppard

Class requirements

Field Trip Week: 40 - 44
One 2.0 hours field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 40 - 44
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Combined with PTY5MCP"

Practical Week: 40 - 44
Five 2.0 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 40 - 44
One 8.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via online.
"Class not set at a specific time. Subject involves stuctured online learning during the study period."

Tutorial Week: 40 - 44
Five 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 40 - 44
Eleven 2.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 40 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word essay20
One 2,000-word assignment.Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task.40
Two online video case presentation assignment (1,000 words)Hurdle Requirement: A pass in this assessment task40