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OCTY71-701: Professional Practice in Occupational Therapy I

Description

This subject provides supervised practice education in occupational therapy. You will attend a briefing workshop and then complete 15 days of graded supervised practice (in a 3-week block or one day per week for 15 weeks depending on your placement context). Through this experience you will apply your core occupational therapy knowledge & skills, and develop competencies in professionalism, communication & documentation. You will develop your understanding of occupational therapy and the role of other members of the multidisciplinary team. You will be supervised by an occupational therapist with a minimum of 12 months experience.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeOCTY71-701
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences & Medicine
Semesters offered
  • January 2018 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2018 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study abroadNot Available to Study Abroad students
Study areas
  • Health Sciences
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2017: $4,559
  • Commencing in 2018: $4,718

Learning outcomes

1. Apply occupational therapy knowledge & skills in a practice setting commensurate with studies completed.
2. Act professionally in accordance with the requirements of the placement context.
3. Demonstrate reflective practice through establishing & monitoring learning goals & reflecting on placement experiences.

Prerequisites

OCTY71-101 - Health Conditions and Multidisciplinary Management AND
OCTY71-102 - Neuroscience for Health Professionals AND
OCTY71-106 - Occupational Therapy Roles and Responsibilities (or concurrently)

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard
Enrolment opens19/03/2017
Semester start15/05/2017
Subject start15/05/2017
Cancellation 1?29/05/2017
Cancellation 2?05/06/2017
Last enrolment28/05/2017
Last withdrawal?09/06/2017
Teaching census?09/06/2017
Standard
Enrolment opens16/07/2017
Semester start11/09/2017
Subject start11/09/2017
Cancellation 1?25/09/2017
Cancellation 2?02/10/2017
Last enrolment24/09/2017
Last withdrawal?06/10/2017
Teaching census?06/10/2017
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens12/11/2017
Semester start15/01/2018
Subject start15/01/2018
Cancellation 1?29/01/2018
Cancellation 2?05/02/2018
Last enrolment28/01/2018
Last withdrawal?09/02/2018
Teaching census?09/02/2018