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PHTY354 Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Science 2

Application and integration of the principles of biological, social and medical sciences and evidence-informed practice to the skills required for musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiopulmonary physiotherapy rehabilitation at an advanced level.

Paper title Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Science 2
Paper code PHTY354
Subject Physiotherapy
EFTS 0.5833
Points 70 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,958.86
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $21,290.45

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Limited to
BPhty
Contact
First semester: gisela.sole@otago.ac.nz
Second semester: margot.skinner@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinator (first semester): Dr Gisela Sole
Paper Co-ordinator (second semester): Dr Margot Skinner
Component Co-ordinators: Lynne Clay, David Baxter
Paper Structure
The paper applies and integrates knowledge from biomedical sciences with clinical skills for assessment and management of clients with a wide range of conditions.
Teaching Arrangements
All teaching is undertaken on campus.
Textbooks
List available at the University Book Shop
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to
  • Apply the knowledge and understanding of the basic and applied sciences to select and modify advanced assessment and treatment procedures
  • Describe aetiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical manifestations of selected musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions
  • Discuss conservative and surgical treatment approaches, including complications, to selected musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary disorders
  • Adapt the clinical examination to more complex disorders of the musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary systems, integrating appropriate physical examination procedures
  • Develop appropriate strategies of physiotherapy management addressing functional requirements in the rehabilitation, home, occupational and sporting environments
  • Demonstrate advanced testing and measurement procedures to differentiate between normal and abnormal function
  • Apply clinical reasoning skills to musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary physiotherapy
  • Demonstrate advanced physiotherapy, including therapeutic exercise procedures (including their adaptation and progression) in the management of musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary dysfunction, including application to both New Zealand and global health priorities

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 13:00-13:50 9-15, 17-22, 28-34, 36-40
Monday 14:00-15:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
B1 Tuesday 08:00-08:50 9-12, 18-22, 28, 30-33, 36-40
Tuesday 13:00-13:50 10, 12
AND
D1 Thursday 08:00-08:50 20-21, 28-34, 36, 38-40

Application and integration of the principles of biological, social and medical sciences and evidence-informed practice to the skills required for musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiopulmonary physiotherapy rehabilitation at an advanced level.

Paper title Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Science 2
Paper code PHTY354
Subject Physiotherapy
EFTS 0.5833
Points 70 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,038.19
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $22,142.07

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Limited to
BPhty
Contact
First semester: lynne.clay@otago.ac.nz
Second semester: margot.skinner@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinator (first semester): Dr Lynne Clay
Paper Co-ordinator (second semester): Dr Margot Skinner
Component Co-ordinators: Dr Gisela Sole, Dr Steve Tumilty, Dr Ramakrishnan Mani
Paper Structure
The paper applies and integrates knowledge from biomedical sciences with clinical skills for assessment and management of clients with a wide range of conditions.
Teaching Arrangements
All teaching is undertaken on campus.
Textbooks
List available at the University Book Shop.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to:
  • Apply the knowledge and understanding of the basic and applied sciences to select and modify advanced assessment and treatment procedures;
  • Describe aetiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical manifestations of selected musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions;
  • Discuss conservative and surgical treatment approaches, including complications, to selected musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary disorders;
  • Adapt the clinical examination to more complex disorders of the musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary systems, integrating appropriate physical examination procedures;
  • Develop appropriate strategies of physiotherapy management addressing functional requirements including those in the rehabilitation, home, occupational and sporting environments;
  • Demonstrate advanced testing and measurement procedures to differentiate between normal and abnormal function;
  • Apply clinical reasoning skills to musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary physiotherapy;
  • Demonstrate advanced physiotherapy, including therapeutic exercise procedures (including their adaptation and progression) in the management of musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and pulmonary dysfunction, including application to both New Zealand and global health priorities.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 13:00-13:50 9-13, 15-22, 28-34, 36-41
Monday 14:00-15:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
B1 Tuesday 08:00-08:50 9-12, 18-22, 28-34, 36-41
Tuesday 13:00-13:50 10-12
AND
D1 Thursday 08:00-08:50 18-21, 28-34, 36-40