CUTANEOUS SCIENCE OF THE FOOT
Credit points: 15
In this subject you will develop your understanding of the pathology, assessment and management of dermatological conditions of the foot. Podiatrists frequently assess and manage clients with pathology of their skin and nails. You will develop an understanding of the normal anatomy and function of the integumentary system. You will then develop an understanding of the pathophysiological processes involved in development of common dermatological conditions affecting the foot and design intervention programs to effectively manage these conditions. You will engage with online resources, published journal articles, and case studies.
SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorMatthew Oates
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesYou will undertake a range of learning activities including online reading, problem-based workshops, quizzes, and written assessment. These activities align with the subject’s intended learning outcomes.
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Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Online
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMatthew Oates
Problem Based LearningWeek: 10 - 22
One 4.00 hours problem based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Four hours per week minimum expected to view online learning content.
One 30-minute online test (equivalent to 500 words)
1,250 word individual essay
One 2-hour written end of semester examination (2000- words equivalent)
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