Study of clinical theory and practice in a specific area of physiotherapy.
|Paper title||Advanced Studies in Physiotherapy|
|Teaching period(s)||First Semester
First Semester (On campus)
Second Semester (Distance learning)
Second Semester (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$2,889.00|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$10,674.00|
- Limited to
- MPhty, PGDipPhty
This paper is restricted to physiotherapists.
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- Teaching staff
- 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 paper co-ordinator and the student.
- Teaching Arrangements
The paper is taught by distance with supervision from the paper co-ordinator and mentoring from within the School of Physiotherapy.
- 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.
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- 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 a written format;
- Present an oral report of the findings.