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Professional Practice 2 - OCCP2086

Year - 2020

Professional practice involves problem solving, professional reasoning and collaborative teamwork. This unit continues the focus on professional development in preparation for practice across all areas. During the semester, students will further develop their understanding of how professional reasoning informs the occupational therapy process, along with their professional therapeutic and teamwork communication. Students will participate in supervised fieldwork experiences in a simulated health care setting.

1x3hr lecture seminar/week

Individual assessment (40%), final exam (60%) and fieldwork assessments (Pass/Fail). Students must pass the practical work component of this unit as assessed on the fieldwork assessment in order to gain a pass for this unit.

Additional information
This unit of study includes a work integrated learning placement. Students must be aware of and complete all pre-placement requirements.


OCCP1099 and OCCP1100


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Occupational Therapy
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Merrolee Penman
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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