EVIDENCE OF FOOT ANKLE ORTHOTICS
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students gain knowledge of the evidence that underpins the orthotic clinical management of the ankle. This will include principles, treatment processes, clinical assessment, prescription considerations and a biomechanical basis of orthotic management for a range of pathologies affecting the ankle and foot. Evidence based orthotic treatment of various foot and ankle problems are presented in the context of current clinical practice. This includes applied anatomy, pathology and biomechanics relevant to orthotic management and interdisciplinary practice.
SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorSarah Anderson
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted in: HZPOTC AND must have passed POR3COF and POR3EOF; 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
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 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSarah Anderson
LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
SeminarWeek: 31 - 42
Two 1.00 hour seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Preparation for final year clinical education placement (POR5CEA).
TutorialWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2-hour Written Examination (2000 word equivalent)
|Central exam||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
One 15 minute oral presentation plus submission of presentation slides (1000 word equivalent)
|Oral presentation||Individual||No||25||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
One case study report (1500 word equivalent)