PODIATRIC ANAESTHESIA AND SURGERY
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will develop their understanding of local anaesthesia and knowledge of podiatric surgical techniques of the nails and skin. Authentic clinical cases and enquiry-based activities are used to develop the student's understanding of local anaesthesia and podiatric surgical techniques in commonly encountered conditions in the context of evidence-based practice. Students will complete a program of practicums in local anaesthesia and this subject will tie-in to podiatric surgical clinical experiences delivered later in the course.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorNikolaos Nikolopoulos
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must have passed HBS2ALF and HBS3PCY and must be admitted in the following course: HZLLPP; OR Must be admitted in the following course HMPOD and no other pre-requisites apply
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
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
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNikolaos Nikolopoulos
PracticalWeek: 15 - 22
One 1.00 h practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 15 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
one 1-hour practical class (weeks 5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12)
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 13
Four 1.50 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 13 and delivered via online.
Students will work through four online core learning modules and two online optional extension modules.
WorkShopWeek: 10 - 13
One 1.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 13 and delivered via face-to-face.
one 1-hour facilitated workshop (weeks 1,2,3,4)
|One 30-minute OSCE (1,500-words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||35||SILO2, SILO3|
|One 60-minute online test (1000-words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO1, SILO3|
|One 2-hour end of semester written examination (2,000-words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||45||SILO1, SILO3, SILO4|