Courses & Units

Practical Skills for Remote Health Care CAM630

Hobart

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Practical Skills for Remote Health Care
Unit code CAM630
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
Tasmanian School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Teaching staff

Dr Edi Albert

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 2020: $3,291.00 060199

Fees for next year will be published in November. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Practical sessions ( total of 130hrs)

Assessment

Practical Assessment 1 30%

Practical Assessment 2 20%

Practical Assessment 3 15%

Practical Assessment 4 20%

Practical Assessment 5 15%

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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