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Unit of Study PDT30002 - Lower Limb Medicine I (2018)

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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 discuss common presentations of cutaneous foot disease related to the pathomechanical foot
2 summarise the pathomechanical foot and related evidence based management
3 discuss common presentations of systemic disease in the foot and lower limb
4 communicate a plan for the assessment and management of systemic diseases and their effects on the lower limb
5 explain the importance of multidisciplinary care for foot disease.

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

  1. discuss common presentations of cutaneous foot disease related to the pathomechanical foot
    • GA1:
  2. summarise the pathomechanical foot and related evidence based management
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  3. discuss common presentations of systemic disease in the foot and lower limb
    • GA1:
  4. communicate a plan for the assessment and management of systemic diseases and their effects on the lower limb
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  5. explain the importance of multidisciplinary care for foot disease.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:

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