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Neuromusculoskeletal Rehabilitation of the Upper Body (CHI683)

Organisational Unit Psychology, Counselling, Exercise Science and Chiropractic
Credit Points 4
Description The principles and practice of neuromusculoskeletal rehabilitation for the upper body are presented in a practical, experiential manner with emphasis on active care including topics on functional stability training, functional integrative training, mobilisation and relaxation techniques for pain of spinal origin (head and neck) and therapeutics for the cervico-thoracic spine based on responses to spinal loading. The development and utilisation of the clinical audit is highlighted.
Timetabled Learning Activities External.
Prerequisites Enrolment in the Master of Sports Science, Postgraduate Certificate in Neuromusculoskeletal Rehabilitation or Postgraduate Diploma in Neuromusculoskeletal Rehabilitation, or with the permission of the Academic Chair.
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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