Prerequisites Foundation Year Units or equivalent Co-requisite HLSC210 Mental Health and Illness Teaching Organisation 150 hours of focused learning.
This unit focuses on medical neurological emergencies and will extend and consolidate concepts from previous units. Students will develop an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system and outline epidemiological and pathophysiological principles related to these emergencies. The application of critical thinking strategies will assist in the assessment and management of patients in the pre-hospital setting. Through enquiry-based learning this unit will enable students to provide evidenced-based pre-hospital care.