Occupational Therapy for Specific Groups (10307.1)
|Level:||Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Occupational Therapy|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 DR Craig GREBER (Ph: +61 2 62068585 ) ON-CAMPUS
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Occupational therapists work with individuals and communities. This unit will allow students to learn the role of an occupational therapist working with individuals with physical and cognitive impairments and learn skills to enable occupation within these individuals. Student will learn the role of an occupational therapist when working with communities and the basic skills required to engage communities in the occupational therapy process.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Know how to apply the occupational therapy process with individual with impairments and with communities;
2. Apply specific skills in assessment and intervention to improve the occupational performance of individuals with impairments; and
3. Apply appropriate practice reasoning when working with individuals and communities to enable occupation.
This unit will be delivered as a 3 hour problem based workshop each week for 13 weeks.
Must have completed Occupational Therapy Toolbox 1, 10301.
Must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, 373JA.