This unit is designed to complement the theoretical
on-line units in the Remote and Polar Stream by providing the opportunity to
gain a suite of practical and procedural skills that are essential for remote
health care but difficult to obtain with conventional teaching patterns.
Students will undertake practical training in radiography, real time ultrasound, regional anaesthesia, dentistry, and physiotherapy.
|Unit name||Practical Skills for Remote Health Care|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Dr Edi Albert
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|Band||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Practical sessions ( total of 130hrs)
Practical Assessment 1 30%
Practical Assessment 2 20%
Practical Assessment 3 15%
Practical Assessment 4 20%
Practical Assessment 5 15%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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