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REHB710 Clinical Rehabilitation

An investigation of current clinical rehabilitation practice through single case studies and clinical audit in association with clinical and academic mentors.

This is an applied paper in which students are expected to demonstrate the integration of rehabilitation theory and research evidence into the management of clients/patients at both an individual and service level.

Paper title Clinical Rehabilitation
Paper code REHB710
Subject Rehabilitation
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,801.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,869.50

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REHX 710
Limited to
MHealSc, PGCertHealSc, PGDipHealSc, PGDipPhty, PGDipRehab, MPhty

Eligible and compulsory for Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (Clinical Rehabilitation) and for the Diploma in Rehabilitation

Teaching staff

Dr Fiona Graham and Dr Rachelle Martin

Teaching Arrangements
One 2-day compulsory seminar held at the University of Otago Wellington campus
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Critical thinking, Research.
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Learning Outcomes

The key learning objectives are:

  • To find, critically appraise and apply research evidence relevant to your clinical practice.
  • To apply principles of best practice rehabilitation to your clinical practice.
  • To evaluate aspects of rehabilitation within your clinical practice and propose service improvements based on reflection and integration of research evidence.
  • To communicate clearly and succinctly to colleagues regarding rehabilitation theory and research, and application of these in clinical practice.

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Not offered in 2019

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system