EXTENDED ORTHOTIC MANAGEMENT OF THE FOOT
Credit points: 15
In this subject, you will investigate the evidence that underpins the orthotic management of the foot in clinical practice. This includes an in-depth exploration of the principles, prescription considerations, and treatment processes associated with the orthotic management of the foot. Evidence based orthotic treatment of various pathologies and foot conditions are presented in the context of current clinical practice.
SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorNathan Collins
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted in HZPOTC AND must have passed HBS3PBD and HBS3NPM; OR Must be admitted in HMCPO and no other rules apply
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Pocket Podiatry: Footwear and Foot Orthoses
AuthorWilliams & Nester
BRUKNER & KHAN'S CLINICAL SPORTS MEDICINE
AuthorBrukner, Peter et al.
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
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNathan Collins
PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
One 4.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Weekly online module to be completed prior to the practical session.
|Assessment and Fitting of Prefabricated Foot Orthoses and Clinical Report (1250 words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
|Assessment and Fitting of Custom Foot Orthoses and Clinical Report (1500 words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
|One 30 minute mid-semester Assessment Quiz (500 words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||15||SILO1, SILO3|
|One 30 minute end of semester Assessment Quiz (500 words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||15||SILO1, SILO3|