Course Title: Manage health risks in a myotherapy environment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6159 Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy

Course Title: Manage health risks in a myotherapy environment

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Course Contact: Joshua Davies

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925

Course Contact Email: @rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage health risks within a myotherapy environment. It includes aspects of health risk analysis, personal and premises hygiene, as well as infection prevention and control. It also covers special infection prevention and control for treatments involving dry needling.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21874 Manage health risks in a myotherapy environment

Elements:

1. Provide guidance on health hazards, infection prevention and control

2. Apply infection prevention and control procedures for dry needling treatments

3. Monitor infection prevention and control measures

4. Conduct a health risk assessment of a myotherapy clinic


Learning Outcomes

Please refer to elements of competency 


Overview of Assessment

You will be involved in the following learning activities to meet requirements for this competency:

- Face to Face classes

- Simulated workplace learning

- Online learning via blackboard

- Other forms of structured teaching and learning

You will be observed and assessed through the planned activities throughout the duration of the course.

 

You will be able to access course information and learning materials through myRMIT and may be provided with additional materials in class. Lists of relevant reference books, resources in the library and accessible Internet sites will be provided where possible. During the course, you will be directed to websites to enhance your knowledge and understanding of difficult concepts.

Assessment may consist of written tests, in class activities, presentations & written reports.

 

Assessment Tasks

 

Task 1

Assessment 1: Quiz

Task 2

Assessment 2: Online Module

Task 3

Assessment 3: Logbook

Task 4

Assessment 4: Skills test

 

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.

 

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Element/

Performance Criteria Covered

Quiz

Online Module

Logbook

Skills test

1.1

X

X

X

 

1.2

 

 

X

 

1.3

 

 

X

 

1.4

 

X

 

 

1.5

 

X

X

 

1.6

 

 

X

 

1.7

 

 

X

 

1.8

X

 

 

 

1.9

 

X

 

 

2.1

 

X

 

 

2.2

 

 

X

 

2.3

 

 

X

 

2.4

 

 

X

 

2.5

 

 

X

 

2.6

 

 

X

 

2.7

 

X

X

 

3.1

 

X

X

 

3.2

 

X

X

 

3.3

 

X

X

 

3.4

 

 

X

 

3.5

 

X

 

 

3.6

 

 

X

 

4.1

 

 

X

 

4.2

 

X

X

 

4.3

 

X

X

 

4.4

 

X