BP279 - Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy)

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RMIT program code: BP279
Plan name: Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy)
Plan code: BP279HSDD
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077043G

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 
AND  Year Five of Program
 

A voluntary Enrolment Support drop in session is available for students wanting assistance with their enrolment on Thursday 25th January 2018, from 10am-2.00pm in Building 201, Level 2, Room 07.

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Year One of Program

You are required to successfully complete relevant prerequisites in the program in order to progress to the next stage of your studies unless special approval is granted by the Discipline Leader.

You are required to undertake BIOL2273 Principles of Human Biology in Semester 1.

Students must hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check to be eligible to undertake placement.  Further instructions regarding application and submission will be emailed to students by the School’s WIL Team. (shbs.wil@rmit.edu.au)

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathy Theory and Practice 112YesREHA2171Bundoora Campus1259
Biology of the Cell12BIOL2272Bundoora Campus1397
Principles of Human Biology12BIOL2273Bundoora Campus25501378
Chemistry for Health Sciences12CHEM1268Bundoora Campus1473
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathy Theory and Practice 212YesREHA2173Bundoora Campus1253
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus2504
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus1383
Research in Health Science12YesOHTH2160Bundoora Campus2505
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Students will need to purchase a diagnostic kit for use in MEDS2146 and MEDS2147 and for clinical courses in Years 4 and 5.

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Medical Examination 112YesMEDS2146Bundoora Campus2557
Osteopathic Theory and Practice 312YesREHA2174Bundoora Campus1260
Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus2554
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus1401
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Medical Examination 212YesMEDS2147Bundoora Campus2519
Osteopathic Theory and Practice 412YesREHA2176Bundoora Campus1254
Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesONPS2294Bundoora Campus2516
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus2517
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Students will be required to have a current first aid certificate before commencing REHA2232 in Year 4.

Semester One - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 512YesREHA2178Bundoora Campus1261
Pharmacology and Toxicology12YesONPS2060Bundoora Campus2560
Introduction to Pathology12YesMEDS2118Bundoora Campus1247
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 612YesREHA2180Bundoora Campus1255
Osteopathic Principles and Introduction to Clinical Practice24YesREHA2224Bundoora Campus1256
Advanced Pathology12YesMEDS2119Bundoora Campus2520
 
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Year Four of Program

Students will be required to have a current first aid certificate before commencing REHA2232 in Semester 1.

Students must hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check to be eligible to undertake placement.  Further instructions regarding application and submission will be emailed to students by the School’s WIL Team. (shbs.wil@rmit.edu.au).

Students will be required to do 38 weeks of clinical practice at the RMIT teaching clinic as part of the Osteopathic Clinical Practice courses.

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Diagnostic Imaging12YesMEDS2144Bundoora Campus3045
Differential Diagnosis in Western Medicine12YesMEDS2049Bundoora Campus2571
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 112YesREHA2232Bundoora Campus1262
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 112YesREHA2217Bundoora Campus1263
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Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Clinical Medicine (Neuro-Muscular Presentations)12YesREHA2226Bundoora Campus1259
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 212YesREHA2214Bundoora Campus1257
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 212YesREHA2215Bundoora Campus1258
Australian Health Care System and Introduction to Mental Health12YesPUBH1382Bundoora Campus3010
 
AND

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Year Five of Program

You must successfully complete all courses to qualify for the award of BP279 Bachelor of Health Sciences/ Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy).

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Clinical Presentations across the Lifespan12YesMEDS2148Bundoora Campus3049
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 312YesREHA2216Bundoora Campus1264
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 312YesREHA2218Bundoora Campus1265
Law and Ethics and Private Practice Business Management12YesOHTH2163Bundoora Campus2573
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Principles and Practice 412YesREHA2220Bundoora Campus1260
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 412YesREHA2219Bundoora Campus1261
Osteopathic Practice Portfolio24YesREHA2225Bundoora Campus1262
 

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Program structure enquiries

College of Science, Engineering & Health 
Academic Services Centre Bundoora
Building 201, Level 2, Room 10
Bundoora West Campus
Plenty Road
Bundoora   Vic   3083
Enquiries can be submitted via the RMIT Connect Student Portal 
https://rmit.service-now.com/connect/
Telephone number: +61 3 9925 6055

 

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