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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2017 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
 

Enrolment Information Sessions for the program will be held on the following dates: Monday 5th December, 2016 at 12.00pm and Monday 23rd January, 2017 at 12.00pm in Building 207 Level 02 Room 01.

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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 Campus1898
Biology of the Cell12YesBIOL2272Bundoora Campus2217
Principles of Human Biology12YesBIOL2273Bundoora Campus34272170
Chemistry for Health Sciences12CHEM1268Bundoora Campus1397
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 Campus1831
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus3264
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus2174
Research in Health Science12YesOHTH2160Bundoora Campus1832
 
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 Campus1899
Osteopathic Theory and Practice 312YesREHA2174Bundoora Campus1900
Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus3376
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus2221
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 Campus1833
Osteopathic Theory and Practice 412YesREHA2176Bundoora Campus1834
Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesONPS2294Bundoora Campus1543
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus3293
 
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 Campus1901
Pharmacology and Toxicology12YesONPS2060Bundoora Campus3435
Introduction to Pathology12YesMEDS2118Bundoora Campus2202
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 Campus1835
Osteopathic Principles and Introduction to Clinical Practice24YesREHA2224Bundoora Campus1836
Advanced Pathology12YesMEDS2119Bundoora Campus3332
 
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.

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 Campus1902
Differential Diagnosis in Western Medicine12YesMEDS2049Bundoora Campus1903
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 112YesREHA2232Bundoora Campus1904
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 112YesREHA2217Bundoora Campus1905
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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 Campus1837
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 212YesREHA2214Bundoora Campus1838
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 212YesREHA2215Bundoora Campus1839
Australian Health Care System and Introduction to Mental Health12YesPUBH1382Bundoora Campus1840
 
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 Campus1906
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 312YesREHA2216Bundoora Campus1907
Osteopathic Principles and Practice 312YesREHA2218Bundoora Campus1908
Law and Ethics and Private Practice Business Management12YesOHTH2163Bundoora Campus1909
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 Campus1841
Osteopathic Clinical Practice 412YesREHA2219Bundoora Campus1846
Osteopathic Practice Portfolio24YesREHA2225Bundoora Campus1847
 

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Academic Services
Science, Engineering and Health
Building 201, Level 2, Room 10
Plenty Road VIC
Bundoora West Campus
Tel: +61 3 9925 7376
Fax: +61 3 9925 7503
Email: shbs@rmit.edu.au

Campus map: http://mams.rmit.edu.au/x6qoug78u783.pdf

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