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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. Through this experience you will apply your core occupational therapy knowledge and skills, and develop competencies in professionalism, communication and 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

Type: Postgraduate Subject
Code: OCTY71-701
EFTSL: 0.125
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Semesters offered:
  • January 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
Credit: 10
Study areas:
  • Health, Biomedical, and Sport Sciences
Subject fees:
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,250.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,310.00
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,710.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,710.00

Learning objectives

1. Apply occupational therapy knowledge and 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 and monitoring learning goals and reflecting on placement experiences.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites:

Pre-requisites:

Co-requisites:

There are no co-requisites

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Restrictions: This subject is not available to
  • Study Abroad Students

Admission in to Master of Occupational Therapy.

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Subject dates

  • Non-Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 14/11/2021
    Semester start: 17/01/2022
    Subject start: 28/02/2022
    Cancellation 1: 06/03/2022
    Cancellation 2: 07/03/2022
    Last enrolment: 04/03/2022
    Withdraw - Financial: 11/03/2022
    Withdraw - Academic: 17/03/2022
    Teaching census: 10/03/2022
  • Non-Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 20/03/2022
    Semester start: 16/05/2022
    Subject start: 16/05/2022
    Cancellation 1: 02/06/2022
    Cancellation 2: 07/06/2022
    Last enrolment: 31/05/2022
    Withdraw - Financial: 19/06/2022
    Withdraw - Academic: 10/07/2022
    Teaching census: 18/06/2022
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens: 14/11/2021
Semester start: 17/01/2022
Subject start: 28/02/2022
Cancellation 1: 06/03/2022
Cancellation 2: 07/03/2022
Last enrolment: 04/03/2022
Withdraw - Financial: 11/03/2022
Withdraw - Academic: 17/03/2022
Teaching census: 10/03/2022