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96081 Professional Practice

6cp; 2hpw (masterclass), 2hpw (workshop)
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject provides students with fundamental knowledge of the physiotherapy profession with emphasis on a range of professional skills such as communication, evidence-based practice, cultural competence, inter-professional practice, and ethical practice and reflection. Preparation for clinical placement is also embedded. The concept of continuing professional development and evidence collection by way of a professional portfolio is introduced as a significant component across the two-year program. Knowledge gained in this subject underpins the application of physiotherapy taught in all subsequent subjects.

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Access conditions

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