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OCT1208 Clinical Science 2
Credit Points: 15
OCT1104 Clinical Science 1
OCT1101 Theory of Occupation

In this unit students focus on the development of their professional skills, evidence-based practice and the tools required to systematically review evidence.  This unit is a continuation from Clinical Science 1 and considers issues related to the documentation of the results and the synthesis of evidence to determine best practice guidelines for occupational therapists.  It also includes the synthesis and translation of information derived from research into practical knowledge and skills. The use of observation and interviewing as tools for client interaction and data collection are developed, as is the purpose and understanding of allied health professional teams and environments.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
H96Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014