MASS604 – Applied Clinical Practice

Module code
Module title
Applied Clinical Practice
This course utilises supervised clinical environments to apply skills and knowledge learnt throughout the programme to identify, analyse, synthesise and interpret clients dysfunction to develop appropriate treatment plans
  • SH1901
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Apply and interpret outcome measures to clinical assessment procedures
Apply clinical reasoning processes to synthesise client goals and treatment plans
Identify and apply massage techniques in accordance to clinical assessment
Evaluate outcomes and modify client goals and treatment plan in response to clinical reasoning process
Critically reflect on clinical reasoning processes and professional practices.
- Clinical reasoning and best clinical research-based practice (research literacy)
- Connection between assessment findings subjective and objective and a planning comprehensive treatment plan
- SMART goals
- Client self-care advice
- Clinical report writing; critical reflection on practices in the clinic (100 supervised hours recorded in a logbook)
- Record keeping and clinic management; written and verbal referrals
- Communication with other health professionals
- Outcome measures -validated measurement tools.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Learner-Centred Approach: Instructional and learning experiences that address the distinct learning needs of students.
• Authentic Learning: Instructional and learning experiences that focus on connecting learning to real-world issues and problems.
• Inquiry-based Learning: Learning experiences that enables students to experience the processes of knowledge creation.
Assessment Criteria
To pass this module the student must complete all assignments and accumulate an overall module mark of no less than 50%