Course Title: Perform myotherapy clinical assessment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6159 Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy

Course Title: Perform myotherapy clinical assessment

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

COTH5009

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2017,
Term2 2017

Course Contact: Joshua Davies

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4333

Course Contact Email: joshua.davies@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assess a client’s condition in order to provide myotherapy treatment. It focuses on being able to effectively gather and interpret information during an examination and to make an accurate appraisal for myotherapy treatment.

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

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Co-requisite - Provide Myotherapy treatment 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21876 Perform myotherapy clinical assessment

Elements:

1. Evaluate the client's needs

2. Collect a thorough and relevant medical history of the client

3. Perform an examination of the client and analyse findings

4. Plan appropriate client management strategy

5. Inform the client


Learning Outcomes

See elements of competency 


Overview of Assessment

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

 

Assessment Tasks

 

Task 1

Myo AxRx Clinic Observation skills checklist

Task 2

Myo AxRx Case Study Based Assessments x4

 

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.

 

Element/

Performance Criteria Covered

Myo AxRx Clinic Observation skills checklist

 

Myo AxRx Case Study Based Assessments x4

1.1

 

X

1.2

X

 

1.3

X

 

1.4

X

 

1.5

X

 

1.6

X

 

2.1

 

X

2.2

 

X

2.3

 

X

2.4

 

X

2.5

X

 

3.1

 

X

3.2

 

X

3.3

X

X

3.4

 

X

3.5

 

X

3.6

 

X

3.7

 

X

3.8

 

X

3.9

 

X

3.10

 

X

4.1

 

X

4.2

 

X

4.3

X

 

4.4

X

 

4.5

X

X

4.6

 

X

5.1

 

X

5.2

X

 

5.3

 

X

5.4

 

X

5.5

 

X

5.6

 

X