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HSO206 - Occupation Across the Lifespan

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:HSO201
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in H355 Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

Unit chair:

Johanne Walker

Prerequisite:

All of HSO102, HSO104, HSO205
OR
All of HSO102, HSO101, HSO205

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Stream 1 (Academic): 1 x 2 hour class per week and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week; Stream 2 (Fieldwork): Practical skills development comprising 1 day per week or equivalent in agency-based fieldwork or self-directed learning task.

Content

This level 2 unit, which comprises both academic and practicum streams, addresses concepts related to occupational performance across the lifespan, specifically focusing on adolescence to the final stages of life. Its focus incorporates all of the features listed in HSO205, but with a focus on different age groups.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Individual written report (1600 words) 35%
Assessment task 2: Small group presentations 20%
Assessment task 3: Skills assessment 20%
Assessment task 4: In-class quizzes 25%

Failure of agency-based fieldwork component in the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy will normally lead to failure of the unit and may lead to exclusion from the course.

Note: Students must achieve a pass in both HSO205 and HSO206 in order to meet the prerequisite requirements of HSO303 and HSO305.

Prescribed texts

Cronin, A. & Mandich, M. (2016). Human Development and Performance throughout the Lifespan. Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.
Stagnitti, K., Schoo, A., & Welch, D. (Eds.) (2013). Clinical and fieldwork placement in the health professions. Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

Unit Fee Information

If you are:

Domestic

  • in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate full fee paying student - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

International

  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

Course based calculation

Your unit tuition fees are based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


Unit based calculation

Your tuition fees are calculated on the units you enrol in. This means your fees are based on the units you choose to study and not a fixed course price. The tuition fees for this unit are displayed in the table below:


Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1114$1114$3197$3329

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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