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PHTY545 Special Topic

Study of clinical theory and practice in a specific area of physiotherapy.

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code PHTY545
Subject Physiotherapy
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester, First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,692.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,125.00

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Limited to
MPhty, PGDipPhty
Course outline
Eligibility
This paper is restricted to health professionals.
Qualifications are restricted to physiotherapists.
Contact
physio.academic@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinators: Dr Margot Skinner and Dr Hilda Mulligan
Supervisors available within the School of Physiotherapy
Paper Structure
An in-depth review and synthesis of the revlevant literature is undertaken to produce written reports and a presentation regarding a specific area of physiotherapy agreed to between the supervisor and the student.
Teaching Arrangements
The paper is taught by distance with a supervisor from the School of Physiotherapy.
Textbooks
No textbooks are required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The paper's objectives are to
  • Produce a coherent series of work (three pieces) that explores and expands upon the topic of interest
  • Produce a succinct analysis and synthesis of the literature in written format
  • Present an oral report of the findings

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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

Study of clinical theory and practice in a specific area of physiotherapy.

Paper title Advanced Studies in Physiotherapy
Paper code PHTY545
Subject Physiotherapy
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester, First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,746.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,490.00

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Limited to
MPhty, PGDipPhty
Eligibility
This paper is restricted to health professionals.
Qualifications are restricted to physiotherapists.
Contact
physio.academic@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinators: Dr Margot Skinner and Dr Hilda Mulligan
Supervisors available within the School of Physiotherapy
Paper Structure
An in-depth review and synthesis of the relevant literature is undertaken to produce written reports and a presentation regarding a specific area of physiotherapy agreed to between the supervisor and the student.
Teaching Arrangements
The paper is taught by distance with a supervisor from the School of Physiotherapy.
Textbooks
No textbooks are required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The paper's objectives are to
  • Produce a coherent series of work (three pieces) that explores and expands upon the topic of interest
  • Produce a succinct analysis and synthesis of the literature in written format
  • Present an oral report of the findings

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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