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Unit of study_

Applied Clinical Neurophysiology - CLNP5008

Year - 2020

This unit provides an overview of the neuromuscular, central nervous system, and neurosurgical disorders commonly encountered in clinical neurophysiology laboratories. Presenting symptoms, diagnoses and the application of common neurophysiological techniques are explored.

Classes
online lectures, webinars, discussion forums

Assessment
Online quizzes (10%); short answer clinical cases (10%); short answer questions (20%); participation in generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); participation in online discussion forums (10%); online exam (40%). Students must score a minimum of 50% in the exam to pass the unit of study.

Textbooks
Electromyography and neuromuscular disorders: clinicalelectrophysiologic correlations by Preston, David C; Shapiro, Barbara Ellen; 2013. Merritt's Neurology by Louis, Elan D; Mayer, Stephan A; Rowland, Lewis P; 2016

Assumed knowledge
This unit is suitable for students with clinical experience. If you have not practised we recommend that you complete CLNP5001 Basic Sciences in Clinical Neurophysiology and CLNP5003 Clinical Neurophysiology Techniques prior to undertaking this unit of study.

Co-requisites

CLNP5001

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Clinical Neurophysiology
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Matt Silsby
HECS Band: 3
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