DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS

HIM2DTI

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, you will build upon the knowledge and skills developed in previous human biosciences and medical terminology subjects. You will develop abstraction and analytical skills in interpreting medical documentation including clinical progress notes, specialist and general clinical assessments, drug therapies, and reports from medical imaging, pathology and other specialised investigations. The terminologies of specialist and general therapies, including current and emerging practice areas will be studied. You will gain sound skills for future professional work in clinical practice, health classification, medical record design, clinical documentation improvement, clinical and health information governance. case mix funding, and clinical trials .

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorEmma Barker

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesHIM1MTA AND HBS1HBA AND HBS1HBB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply technical knowledge of general and specialist terminologies related to diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and interventions.
02. Analyse and interpret clinical documentation
03. Analyse potential risks and complications associated with common medical and surgical care
04. Interpret specialist language and concepts of pharmacology, radiology and surgical treatments in health documentation and case studies.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEmma Barker

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Twelve 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Group assignment - design, analysis and presentation of case studies (1000 word equiv per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Two x complex individual in class tests (750 word equivalent per test)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2-hour examination (2000 word equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Study period 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEmma Barker

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 31 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

WorkShopWeek: 31 - 42
Twelve 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Group assignment - design, analysis and presentation of case studies (1000 word equiv per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Two x complex individual in class tests (750 word equivalent per test)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2-hour examination (2000 word equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4