HSO401 - OT Practice Applying Knowledge and Reasoning

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

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

Prerequisite:

All of HSO304, HSO305 and HSO306

Corequisite: HSO403
Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

20 face to face contact hours in a five week block

Note:

This unit is taught intensively for 5 weeks.

Content

This unit focuses on management and leadership in healthcare practice, through planning an innovative project for occupational therapy practice. Learning draws on experiences previously gained through prior academic learning and practice education and links to transition to practice content in Trimester 2.

Topics include management principles, styles of leadership, relevance of OT theoretical models, use of occupation-based processes to problem solve, reflection on personal approaches to management in practice and clinical reasoning. Students will develop leadership skills and design an innovative intervention program for a practice setting. Teaching will be face to face and highly interactive with sessions arranged as a series of seminars that will involve classes, discussions, presentations and learning tasks in small groups.

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