Courses - Clinical Placement (Integrated Practice) PHYT 6502   Clinical Placement (Integrated Practice)
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The clinical component of the program provides for the integration and application of learning in current academic studies to the clinical environment leading to the development of clinical competence. The student will gain understanding of the theoretical and practical application of physiotherapy in complex conditions in all practice areas. This builds upon the previous placements in cardiorespiratory, musculoskeletal and neurotherapeutics, and allows the student to assess and treat patients with multiple problems in co-morbidities. This will include the areas of geriatrics, paediatrics, private practice, industry, community practice, innovative practice and/or any area that enhances previous clinical and academic experience. Examples of placements are: -Geriatrics (Assessment, long term care or day hospital)-Home Care or Community Care-Regional Hospital for a mixture of In and Out patient care-Paediatrics-Private Practice
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Lab

FORMAT COMMENTS: Students will experience supervised clinical practice with the addition of lectures, labs, small group-case studies and self-directed learning.
PREREQUISITES: PHYT 6108