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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2019 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
 

MATERIAL FEES NOTE: There are 2 compulsory fees for the purchase of 2 polo shirts, one in 1st year and the second in 4th year.

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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 BIOL2480 Introduction to Human Biosciences in Semester 1. DO NOT enrol into the Semester 2 offering.

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 112REHA2171Bundoora Campus2123
Biology of the Cell12BIOL2272Bundoora Campus1725
Chemistry for Health Sciences12CHEM1268Bundoora Campus2756
Introduction to Human Biosciences12BIOL2480Bundoora Campus19501678
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 212REHA2173Bundoora Campus2093
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus1681
Research in Health Science12OHTH2160Bundoora Campus2083
Professionalism and Evidence-based Health Care12PUBH1410Bundoora Campus2089
 
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.

Year 2 Semester 2: ENROL into PUBH1410 Professionalism and Evidence-based Health Care, class number 2089.

DO NOT enrol into Human Physiology 2: Body Systems as outlined in the table below.

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 312YesREHA2174Bundoora Campus2125
Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus1733
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus1723
Biomechanics and Functional Anatomy12YesBIOL2506Bundoora Campus2126
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 412YesREHA2176Bundoora Campus2140
Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesONPS2294Bundoora Campus1238
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus1683
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus1677
 
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.

 

Year 3 Semester 1: MEDS2146 Medical Examination 1 is NOT RUNNING in 2019.

Please select a University Elective instead.

 

Year 3 Semester 2: REHA2243 Introduction to Clinical Practice and MEDS2147 Medical Examination 2 are NOT RUNNING in 2019.

Please select the REHA2224 (24 credit point course) in place of the 2 courses above.

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 512YesREHA2178Bundoora Campus2140
Pharmacology and Toxicology12YesONPS2060Bundoora Campus2115
Introduction to Pathology12YesMEDS2118Bundoora Campus2114
Medical Examination 112YesMEDS2146Bundoora Campus2113
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Theory and Practice 612YesREHA2180Bundoora Campus2097
Introduction to Clinical Practice12YesREHA2243Bundoora Campus2141
Advanced Pathology12YesMEDS2119Bundoora Campus2087
Medical Examination 212YesMEDS2147Bundoora Campus2086
 
AND

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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.

 

To complete the core clinical components of the program students must hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check, as well as meet a number of Compliance requirements. 

 

These Compliance requirements are clearly outlined in the Additional Information section:

https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/levels-of-study/undergraduate-study/bachelor-degrees/bp279

 

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 Campus2132
Differential Diagnosis in Western Medicine12YesMEDS2049Bundoora Campus2117
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 112YesREHA2232Bundoora Campus2130
Primary Healthcare Management & Rehabilitation12YesREHA2217Bundoora Campus2131
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Systemic and Lifestyle Disease Management12YesREHA2226Bundoora Campus2101
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 212YesREHA2214Bundoora Campus2102
Occupational and adjunctive therapeutics12YesREHA2215Bundoora Campus2103
Working with Psychological Health and Disease12YesPUBH1412Bundoora Campus2100
 
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).

NOTE: Students still needing to complete REHA2220 may do so by enrolling into class number 3339 in semester 2.

 

To complete the core clinical components of the program students must hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check, as well as meet a number of Compliance requirements. 

 

These Compliance requirements are clearly outlined in the Additional Information section:

https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/levels-of-study/undergraduate-study/bachelor-degrees/bp279

 

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 Campus2139
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 312YesREHA2216Bundoora Campus2135
Advanced Clinical Theory & Practice12YesREHA2218Bundoora Campus2136
Law and Ethics and Private Practice Business Management12OHTH2163Bundoora Campus2137
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Osteopathic Clinical Practice 412YesREHA2219Bundoora Campus2142
Osteopathic Practice Portfolio24YesREHA2225Bundoora Campus2143
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Online:

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Call:

+61 3 9925 5000 and select option 3 then option 4 for SEH Academic Services.

 

In person:

SEH Academic Services at RMIT Connect Bundoora Campus.

Building 202, Level 2
Bundoora campus west
Plenty Road
Bundoora VIC 3083

 

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