|1.||Investigate biomechanical concepts and terminology including forces, levers, kinetics and kinematics;|
|2.||Identify appropriate biomechanical assessments and justify the use of different measurement tools relevant to the clinical presentation;|
|3.||Analyse and interpret biomechanical assessment findings to guide diagnostics and management plans; and|
|4.||Apply biomechanical knowledge using case-based learning to clients across the lifespan and inclusive of indigenous and culturally diverse patient populations.|
|Assignment||Written Assignment (1500 words)||40%|
|Practicum||OSCE: (30mins) Practical assessment||45%|
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