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Unit of Study HLT10118 - Clinical Studies I (2016)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 demonstrate holistic clinical assessment of the individual in specified systems.
2 identify the signs and symptoms of disease, safety issues, and conditions in which referral is necessary in each of the specified bodily systems.
3 assemble a concise patient record based on clinical assessment findings.
4 apply basic ethico-legal principles pertaining to health care practice.
5 demonstrate therapeutic communication skills.
6 formulate safe, hypothetical management plans for common clinical problems.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. demonstrate holistic clinical assessment of the individual in specified systems.
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
    • GA6:
  2. identify the signs and symptoms of disease, safety issues, and conditions in which referral is necessary in each of the specified bodily systems.
    • GA1:
  3. assemble a concise patient record based on clinical assessment findings.
    • GA6:
  4. apply basic ethico-legal principles pertaining to health care practice.
    • GA3:
  5. demonstrate therapeutic communication skills.
    • GA6:
  6. formulate safe, hypothetical management plans for common clinical problems.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:

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