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This subject provides student with the skills and knowledge required to observe the condition of the client and gather information relevant to the case; indentifying precautions or contraindications prior to treatment. Students will learn basic postural and structural assessment techniques to evaluate possible cause of presenting complaint or injury. Students will also learn how to use appropriate ‘practice-specific’ health terminology to communicate with a range of internal and external practitioners in the ‘health-care’ environment, and arrange referrals as required.