OT NEUROLOGICAL REHABILITATION: THEORIES TO PRACTICE

OCT4NRE

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will investigate commonly occurring adult neurological conditions and extend their knowledge of evidence-based practice in neurological rehabilitation. Theories of motor leaning and motor control will be discussed in relation to unimpaired functioning and neurological re-education. Practical aspects of this subject will be used to extend students professional handling skills by providing them with experience in the application of motor interventions which integrate motor control and motor learning theory and treating practices. New techniques in the assessment and retraining of somatosensations are also presented. This subject utilises LMS for discussions, sharing of information, formative and peer assessments .

SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCheryl Neilson

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

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Prerequisites Diploma in Occupational Therapy or equivalent

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsOCT5NRE

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Special conditionsOffer is subject to sufficient enrolments.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Motor Control: Translating Research in Clinical Practice.

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorShumway-Cook, A. & Wollacott, M. 3rd Edition

Year2007

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPHILADELPHIA: WILLIAMS & WILKINS

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

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